Farm and Ag Business Management Meetings

2016 Pro-Ag Meeting Sites GreenfieldAltoonaGreenfield region 4 Le Mars
Altoona Fort Dodge Spencer Iowa City Mason City Waterloo Mt. Pleasant Pro-Ag Outlook and Management Seminars

The Pro-Ag Outlook and Management Seminars are designed to provide agribusiness leaders with a concise evaluation of current market conditions, expected trends in crop and livestock income potential and management implications. Participants will also receive an overview of the agricultural industry and learn how changes may affect Iowa producers. Programs are held regionally across Iowa in November and December 2016.



Programs and speakers will vary by location. Highlights include:

Chad Hart Grain Market Outlook & Management Considerations
Dr. Chad Hart, Extension Grain Marketing Specialist
Lee Schulz Livestock Outlook & Profit Potential
Dr. Lee Schulz, Extension Livestock Economist
Alejandro Plastina Profitability: What are successful farms doing differently?
Dr. Alejandro Plastina, Extension Economist
Wendong Zhang Iowa Land Values: Where are we headed?
Dr. Wendong Zhang, Extension Economist
   • And more!
        - Extension Field Specialists


2016 Pro-Ag Outlook Locations*

Spencer LeMars Altoona

Wednesday, Nov. 9 – 8:30 am
Spencer School Admin Building
Call to register: 712-262-2264
$20 pre-registered/$25 walk-ins

Wednesday, Nov. 9 – 1:30 pm
Plymouth County Extension Office
Call to register: 712-546-7835
$20 pre-registered/$25 walk-ins

Monday, Nov. 14 – 9:00 am
Polk County Extension Office
Call to register: 515-957-5760
$35 - lunch provided

Waterloo Fort Dodge Mason City

Thursday, Nov. 17 –9:30 am
Hawkeye Community College, Tama Hall Room 102
Call to register: 319-234-6811
$20 / $25 walk-ins

Thursday, Nov. 17 – 4:00 pm
Webster County Extension Office
Call to register: 641-648-4850
$35 ($50 per couple) / $40 walk-ins - meal provided

Friday, Nov. 18 – 1:00 pm
NIACC, Muse-Norris Center
Call to register: 641-423-0844

Eddyville Greenfield Iowa City

Friday, Dec. 2 – 9:00 am
IHCC Bioprocess Training Center
Call to register: 641-673-5841
$40 ($60 per couple) - lunch provided

Monday, Dec. 5 – 9:00 am
Warren Cultural Center Auditorium
Call to register: 641-743-8412

Wednesday, Dec. 7 – 12:30 pm
Johnson County Extension Office
Call to register: 319-337-2145
$35 - lunch provided

Mt. Pleasant Clarinda  

Thursday, Dec. 8 – 7:45 am
Henry County Extension Office
Call to register: 319-385-8126
$40 ($60 per couple) - breakfast provided

Thursday, Dec. 15 – 1:00 pm
Wibholm Hall
Call to register: 712-542-5171


*Registration begins 30 minutes prior to program at all locations.

Updated October 25, 2016