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Education Schedule At-a-Glance

» TYPES OF EDUCATION AT COMMODITY CLASSIC

 

(tentative schedule)

 

Thursday, February 28


 

Early Riser Session

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

The Great Grain Market Debate: Will 2019 Be A Game-Changer?

 

Learning Center Session

8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Break Through Yield Barriers by Building Better Plants

 

Mini What’s New Sessions

8:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

5-Minute Innovation Presentations

 

Learning Center Session

9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Learn from the Masters

 

Mini What’s New Sessions

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Main Stage: 5-Minute Innovation Presentations

 

Main Stage

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Ag Keynote: of Palmer, Waterhemp, Kochia, Marestail, & Ragweed!

 

Main Stage

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Learning Center Session: Plugging into the Power of Your Regional Cover Crop Council

 

Main Stage

2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Learning Center Session: Technology, Economics, and Sustainability: Combining 4R Nutrient Stewardship and Soil Health Practices

 

Main Stage

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Ag Keynote: Farmer Brown on Family Business

 

 

 

Friday, March 1


 

Early Riser Session

7:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.

Live taping of U.S. Farm Report


General Session

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Keynote Speaker: Christine Cashen


Main Stage

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Ag Keynote: Is a Lack of Micronutrients Killing Your Yields & Profits?


Main Stage

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Successful Farming Talk: Breaking Away from Social Media


Main Stage

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Successful Farming Talk: Positioning for Profit in 2019


Main Stage

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Successful Farming Talk: The FarmHer Journey


What’s New Sessions

12:30 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.

40-Minute Innovation Presentations (concurrent)

 

Learning Center Sessions

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Assessing Worldwide Potential for U.S. Soy

The Art and Science of Creating Herbicides

Aligning Agriculture Messaging with Today’s Consumer


Learning Center Sessions

2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Integrated Weed Management: It Pays Off!

The Bottom Line Benefits of Sustainability

Digital Disruption in Agriculture


Learning Center Sessions

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

National Wheat Yield Contest: Putting Quality in the Spotlight

What Does It Mean to Rebuild Rural America?

SCN: Managing North America’s Top Yield Robber Is Getting Tougher

 

 

 

Saturday, March 2


 

Early Riser Session

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Tuning Out the Noise for More Focused Decision-Making

 

Learning Center Sessions

8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Hot Topics from our Nation’s Capital

Can Blockchain Deliver Real Value to Farmers?

Up a Lazy River: The Impact of Prevailing Weather Patterns

 

Main Stage

8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

Main Stage

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Learning Center Session: Corn Residue: Friend or Foe?

 

Main Stage

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Successful Farming Talk: The New Rules for Marketing in 2019

 

What’s New Sessions

9:30 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.

40-Minute Innovation Presentations (concurrent)

 

Closing Learning Center Session

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Managing Your Farm in Times of Rising Interest Rates and Volatile Trade