All meetings and events will be held in the Sloan Convention Center next to the Holiday Inn University Plaza. Hotel Room info >
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.
Commodity Conference Speakers
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.
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.
KY COMMODITY CONFERENCE
All times are CST All events will be held in the Sloan Convention Center
Early Riser Session with Dr. R.L. (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue - Sponsored by Agri-Gold and Wright Implement
Registration and Trade Show Open - Welcome with coffee and donuts
Sponsored by FMC
Economic Session - Kevin Van Trump, The Van Trump Report
Sponsored by Syngenta and H & R Agri-Power
Remarks by Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan F. Quarles
Keynote - Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech.
Sponsored by Farm Credit Mid-America and Bayer
Desserts - Sponsored by Hutson Equipment
Research Review - UK Researchers will update on projects
2:15 p.m. Afternoon Snack Break Sponsored by Kentucky Pork Producers
Kentucky Soybean Association Annual Meeting
Kentucky Corn Growers Association Annual Meeting
Kentucky Small Grain Growers Association Annual Meeting
Grower Appreciation Reception - Sponsored by Corteva
Awards Banquet - Sponsored by Pioneer and Whayne Supply