2017 Featured Speakers

All three 2017 Ag Lender Seminar locations will feature…

  • Barry Ward, OSU Extension, Assistant Professor, Leader Production Business Management
    • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins – 2018
  • Carl Zulauf, Ph.D., OSU Emeritus
    • Outlook for the 2018 Farm Bill

Additional 2017 Speakers:

  • Urbana, OH – October 24th
    • Grain Market Outlook & Strategies the Farm CEO and Lender Should Know Together, Jim Byrne, Byrne Investment Services
    • Clemens Food Group Hog Processing, Coldwater MI., Dan Groff, Director of Hog Supply, Clemens Food Group
    • USDA Farm Service Agency Update, Darin Leach, FSA Champaign County
    • Fertilizer Applicator Cert Survey Results, Amanda Douridas, OSU Extension
  • Wooster, OH – October 27th
    • Grain Market Outlook & Strategies the Farm CEO and Lender Should Know Together, Jim Byrne, Byrne Investment Services
    • Looking for Profitability: Managing Dairy Production Costs, Diane Shoemaker, Field Specialist, Dairy Prod. Econ., OSU Extension
    • Clemens Food Group Hog Processing, Coldwater MI., Dewey Shaffer, Growth & Business Div. Coord. Country View Family Farms – Procurement Div. of the Clemens Food Group
    • Water Quality Regulations & Manure Management Considerations, Rory Lewandowski, OSU Extension Educator
  • Ottawa, OH – October 30th
    • Grain and Livestock Outlook, Chris Hurt, PhD, Purdue University, Professor of Ag Economics
    • Current Ag Law Topics, Peggy Hall, J.D. Ohio State University Extension Field Specialist, Assistant Professor and Director, Ag & Resource Law
    • Clemens Food Group Hog Processing, Coldwater MI., Dan Groff, Director of Hog Supply, Clemens Food Group
    • USDA Farm Service Agency Update, David Drake, Chief, USDA, FSA Ohio State Office