2017 Winter Workshop

The 2017 Winter Workshop will be held in Storm Lake on January 11th and Cedar Falls on January 12th.  The same program is presented at both locations, however the order of the presentations will vary this year.  Please see the registration packet for specific location agendas.

2017 Winter Manager/Director Workshop

Wednesday, January 11th

Buena Vista University

Siebens Auditorium

610 West 4th St.

Storm Lake, IA

Thursday, January 12th

The Hilton Garden Inn

7213 Nordic Dr.

Cedar Falls, IA 50613

 

Agenda

Registration, Coffee, Juice, and Rolls
New Soybeans Traits

– How does this impact the producer and retailer

January 11th – Storm Lake

Dr. Mike Owens, ISU Agronomy Department Assistant Chair and Extension Weed Specialist

Click here for Mike Owen’s presentation )

January 12th

Bob Hartzler,  ISU Professor of Agronomy, Extension Weed Science Specialist

Click here for Bob Hartzler’s presentation in Cedar Falls

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Consolidation of Ag Suppliers – How may this affect us?

Dave Miller, Director of Research Services

  Iowa Farm Bureau

CLICK HERE FOR PRESENTATION – RECENT CHANGES IN THE SEED INDUSTRY

LUNCH
Aquaculture in Iowa

Allen Pattillo – ISU Extension Specialist & NCR Aquaculture Center

Click here for Aquaculture_Opportunities_Iowa_1-10-2017 

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Social Media – How to monitor and respond

Michelle Viar – FLM+    

Click here for social media presentation at winter workshop   

 



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