AgGateway Hosting eConnectivity Seminar

Kelly Marshall

AgGateway’s Mid-Year meeting is coming up next month on June 12-15. This year’s event in Altoona, Iowa will feature an Ag Retail eConnectivity Seminar on Tuesday, June 13 from 10:00 to 3:00 pm. Ag retailers and service providers are encouraged to come and learn about the benefits of electronic connectivity in their businesses. “This seminar is an excellent opportunity for …

Ag Group, AgGateway, Events

ASTA Sets Sail in June

Kelly Marshall

With the theme “Voyage of Better Seed,” the 2017 American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) Annual Convention June 21-24 in Minneapolis will focus on science and policy issues related to the development and free movement of quality seed worldwide. ASTA president and CEO Andy LaVigne says a number of special sessions and tours are planned for the week, including an Opening …

Ag Group, ASTA, Audio, Events, seed

ASCEND Conference Now Offering Mentor Meetings

Kelly Marshall

The ASCEND Drone Business Conference & Expo is coming up in Portland, Oregon on July 19-21, so mark your calendars for the opportunity for one-on-one meetings with experts in UASs. The conference offers sessions designed to teach attendees about commercial application workflows, understanding policy and regulations, financial and legal risk, maintenance and repair, and finding resources, as well as the chance to …

Agribusiness, drone, Events, UAS, UAV

CTIC Annual Tour Comes Full Circle

Kelly Marshall

The 10th anniversary of the Conservation in Action Tour comes full circle this year by bringing the event right back where it all began– in Indiana.  The Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC) will be showcasing how far conservation has come in the last decade and the role they’ve played in doing so. The tour will also cover new market opportunities that come …

Conservation, CTIC, Events

Register for ASTA Now

Kelly Marshall

The American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) has announced their 134th Annual Convention. The conference is scheduled for June 21-24 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The theme will be “Voyage of Better Seed” with a focus on policy development and free movement of quality seed worldwide. Sessions include: Consumer Food Trends Panel, featuring member of major food companies; International and Domestic Policy Outlook, …

Ag Group, ASTA, Events

It’s Time for InfoAg

Kelly Marshall

It’s time again! Time to register for InfoAg in St. Louis, Missouri. This year the precision agriculture conference will be July 25-27th in its traditional location at Union Station. Novices or veterans will each find plenty of information during the three plenary sessions, five tracks of breakout sessions, exhibit time, and networking opportunities. Online registration is now open, or a downloadable form …

Events, InfoAg

Register for InfoAg

Kelly Marshall

InfoAg is the place to be for information about precession agriculture, so mark your calendars and plan to be in St. Louis at Union Station on July 25-27, 2017. The event features five concurrent tracks of breakout sessions, three plenary sessions, networking opportunities, and dedicated time for exhibits, plus lunches and receptions. Whether you are starting out in precision ag …

Events, InfoAg

Register Now for AgGateway’s Mid-Year Meeting

Kelly Marshall

Mark it on your calendar- June 12-15 is AgGateway’s Mid-Year Meeting in Altoona, Iowa. All are invited, from seasoned members to new professionals.  The event will offer networking opportunities and working group sessions, plus a half-day Ag Retail eConnectivity Forum for senior retail managers and directors. “The AgGateway teams will discuss advances in grain traceability, interoperability for precision agriculture, efficiencies for the …

AgGateway, Events

Register Now for Water for Food Global Conference

Kelly Marshall

The 2017 Water for Food Global Conference will be held on April 10-12 at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. The event, hosted by the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, will welcome a record 100 speakers and experts coming together to find solutions to the world’s water and food security challenges. Attendees will experience three full days …

Events, Food, Security, water