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2013 Illinois Farm Economics Summits


Join the University of Illinois farmdoc team for the Illinois Farm Economics Summits the week of December 16th, 2013. It is a 'must attend' event for farmers, bankers, lenders, and landowners.

Speakers will explore farm profitability, price outlook, and management challenges from several perspectives, including farm income prospects and crop rotation decisions, trends in farmland prices and rents, renewable fuels policy and crop markets, the new farm bill, and health reform.

The format for the meeting is fast-paced and allows plenty of time for questions from the audience. 

Dates/Locations
 Monday, December 16,2013
 iHotel and Conference Center
 Champaign, Illinois

 Tuesday, December 17,2013
 Center for Agriculture
 Sycamore, Illinois 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
 Best Western Prairie Inn
 Galesburg, Illinois

 Thursday,December 19,2013
 Holiday Inn
 Mt.Vernon, Illinois

 Friday, December 20,2013
 Doubletree Hotel
 Bloomington,Illinois 

Speakers List

 * Todd Gleason, Farm Broadcaster, University of Illinois
 * Darrel Good, Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois
 * Gary Schnitkey, Professor, University of Illinois
 * Bruce Sherrick, Professor, University of Illinois
 * Todd Kuethe, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
 * Scott Irwin, Professor, University of Illinois
 * Nick Paulson, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
 * Jonathan Coppess, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois
 * Marc Lovell, Extension Specialist, University of Illinois 

Categories: Agriculture