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Sights from the 2013 Commodity Classic trade show

In the link below are a number of photos from the last day of the Commodity Classic trade show March 2. Photos by Kylene Scott. 2013 Commodity Classic trade show Advertisements

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Learning session: Planning for a sucessful farm transition

One of the hardest conversations a child may have with their parent is about farm planning and a transition to who will take over the family farm. A learning center session March 1 at Commodity Classic featured panelists: Darren Frye, president and CEO, Water Street Solutions; Arlan Suderman, senior market analyst, Water Street Solutions; Brian […]

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Commodity group presidents featured at General Session

Presidents of the American Soybean Association, National Corn Growers Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and the National Sorghum Producers had a frank discussion with moderator of the General Session Mark Mayfield about the sustainability of each of their commodities. Danny Murphy, president of the ASA said his organization has implemented protocols for sustainability. The […]

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National Sorghum Producers board meets

The National Sorghum Producers board met Feb. 27 at the Gaylord Plams in Orlando, Fla., at Commodity Classic. Board members reviewed financials, minutes, a couple of by-law changes and other clerical issues. Kelly Riney, NSP development director and Tim Lust, NSP CEO discussed the sorghum PAC fundraising activities, and Riney is excited with the progress […]

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BASF holds Science Behind event

BASF hosted a Science Behind event for media Feb. 27 at Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla. BASF VP Paul Rea lead the event off and directed participants to three 30 minute sessions explaining fungicides, management tips from yield contest winners and herbicides.

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