KY COMMODITY CONFERENCE

All times are CST   All events will be held in the Sloan Convention Center


​7:00 a.m.
Early Riser Session with Dr. R.L. (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue  - Sponsored by Agri-Gold and Wright Implement


8:30 a.m.

Registration and Trade Show Open - Welcome with coffee and donuts
Sponsored by FMC


9:00 a.m.

Economic Session - Kevin Van Trump, The Van Trump Report 

Sponsored by Syngenta and H & R Agri-Power


11 a.m.

Lunch

Remarks by Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan F. Quarles

Keynote - Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech. 
Sponsored by Farm Credit Mid-America and Monsanto


Desserts - Sponsored by Hutson


1:15 p.m.

Research Review - UK Researchers will hold breakout sessions


2:15 p.m. Afternoon Snack Break  Sponsored by Kentucky Pork Producers


2:30 p.m.

Kentucky Soybean Association Annual Meeting


3:30 p.m.

Kentucky Corn Growers Association Annual Meeting


4:30 p.m.

Kentucky Small Grain Growers Association Annual Meeting


6:00 p.m.

Grower Appreciation Reception - Sponsored by Corteva


6:30 p.m.

Awards Banquet​ - Sponsored by Pioneer and Whayne Supply

THIS IS THE 2019 AGENDA! 

THURSDAY, January 17

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Holiday Inn University plaza & Sloan convention center, Bowling Green, KY

All meetings and events will be held in the Sloan Convention Center next to the Holiday Inn University Plaza. Hotel Room info >

Conference

Location

Dr. David Kohl is president of AgriVisions, LLC, a knowledge-based consulting business providing cutting-edge programs to leading agricultural organizations worldwide. He is also professor emeritus at Virginia Tech. 

Dr. Bob Nielsen is a professor of agronomy at Purdue University who specializes in corn management systems for Indiana. He also manages the web sites King Corn: The Corn Growers's Guidebook and Chat 'n Chew Cafe. 

Kevin Van Trump  is the president and founder of Farm Directions LLC and the Van Trump Report. This report evolved out of more than 20 years of hard work, networking and dedication to the ag industry. Today it circulates in 35 countries. 

Commodity Conference Speakers

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Sponsors