Education is a key focus at AG CONNECT and the 2013 event offered expert-led educational sessions on the latest trends and best practices in the agriculture sector. Sessions focused on the latest technology trends, alternative energy sources, weather trends, investing in land, leadership, social media, conservation tillage, safety and health issues unique to farmers.
Over 20 Master Classes which provided advanced information for experienced producers so they can reduce costs and increase productivity with their operations.
A family business professionals track, presented by Successful Farming, featured presentations on women as entrepreneurs, building your family business, travel, managing family conflicts and social media.
DTN/Progressive Farmer presented the DTN University Master Marketing short course Marketing through Mayhem.
Farm Journal Media co-locateded several seminars covering subjects such as tips for spring planting, efficiency in cattle operations, dairy production challenges and legacy succession planning.
Free presentations and panel discussions on the show floor’s Center Stage, sponsored by Successful Farming, highlighted best practices from top producers and where agriculture will be in the next 5 years by the CEOs of the top companies in the industry.
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This exclusive event, co-hosted by Farm Journal Media and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, sheds unique perspective on ag issues of the future by bringing together top agribusiness executives, elite growers and key dealers.