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Association Banquets

Wednesday, Feb. 26


NCGA CornPAC Auction & Hors d’oeuvres Reception

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

There will be food, socializing with your fellow growers, and information regarding what CornPAC has done in the last year to fulfill its mission to support members of Congress who support the interests of corn growers.


thursday, feb. 27


ASA Soy Social & Auction
(Ticket required)

6:00 p.m. Dinner & Silent Auction

7:00 p.m. Live Auction Begins

ASA members are invited to continue the celebration of ASA’s 100th Anniversary at the Annual Soy Social and Auction! Event ticket required. Casual attire. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.soygrowers.com.


NWF National Wheat Yield Contest Reception

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

The National Wheat Foundation (NWF) will recognize the 2018-2019 winners of the National Wheat Yield Contest with a cocktail hour beginning at 6:00 p.m. prior to NAWG’s President’s Reception and WheatPAC Auction. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to interact with some of the best wheat growers in the nation!  


NAWG President’s Reception & WheatPAC Auction

(Ticket required)

7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Please join the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) for an evening honoring NAWG’s outgoing and incoming Presidents. The event will be combined with the 2020 auction and with countless great items up for auction, plenty of hors d’oeuvres—you won’t want to miss this! Ticket required. For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities and tickets, please call Josh Tonsager at (202) 547-7800 or email at jtonsager@wheatworld.org.


friday, feb. 28


National Corn Growers Association Awards Banquet
Sponsored by John Deere, Corteva Agriscience™ and BASF Corporation.
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

NCGA again celebrates the winners of the ever-popular annual National Corn Yield Contest, as well as all those who helped break membership records for the organization. You’ll also get an update from NCGA leadership and industry representatives. Then, Scott Pepper will captivate you in a world of magic with his unique illusions, which have amazed audiences across the world ever since he won his first talent competition at only ten years old. Prepare to be a-maize-d!


American Soybean Association Awards Banquet & 100th Anniversary Celebration

Sponsored by United Soybean Board/Soy Checkoff, Corteva Agriscience, John Deere and FMC

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

It’s a celebration! ASA is 100 years old in 2020. This special evening promises a fresh and energetic program of fun, engagement, humor and recognition of achievement. Join us for a great meal, time with friends old and new, and a gala celebration of ASA’s 100th anniversary and the century that built the U.S. soybean industry.


Sorghum PAC Auction & Casino Night
8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Back by popular demand! Join National Sorghum Producers (NSP) for a fun-filled evening at the annual Sorghum PAC Auction & Casino Night. Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling NSP at (806) 749-3478 or on-site at the Sorghum PAC Booth near Commodity Classic registration.