Kossuth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation, along with the Ag Education Day on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Wild Rose Casino in Emmetsburg and will include lunch. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
The event will feature topics o trends and implications for Midwest agriculture, marketing grain, US trade policies, and challenging skills needed to face changes now and in the future of agriculture. Guest speakers include:
- DAVID BEURLE, Founder and CEO, Future iQ
- DR. DERMOT HAYES, Professor, Iowa State University, Professor Chair in Agribusiness, and Charles F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor in Agriculture and Life Sciences
- BRENDA CLARK HAMILTON, MA, Ed., Fresh Coffee: Professional Growth Programs
- CHAD HART, Associate Professor of Economics, Iowa State University, Crop Markets Specialist, and Extension Economist
- MIKE NAIG, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, is invited to speak.
For more information, visit Kossuth and Palo Alto County Economic Development websites below for updated information on Ag Education Day. Early bird registrations will be offered at $30 per person through Feb. 28th. After March 1, the registration fee will be $35 per person. Cost for students is $15. Individuals may register by calling Kossuth and Palo Alto County Economic Development at 515-295-7979.