2019 Ag Summit
Looking to enhance your Ag program, or considering creating one? CBAO's Ag Summit evaluates economic trends, provides guidelines & best practices, breaks down successful programs, and offers valuable resources.
Navigating the intricacies of agricultural markets and managing risk can prove to be a daunting task for Ag Lenders and credit policy managers. Join us to be well-positioned for the new year.
2019 Ag Summit Agenda
Subject to change
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast
8:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
To Be Announced
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Financial Outlook for Grain Farms in the Midwest - Gary Schnitkey
We will evaluate the risk and returns associated with grain crop farming moving forward into the 2019. These markets will consider the price outlook for 2019. The need to conserve working capital and move to share rent leases will be discussed.
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Agricultural Loans: A Creditor’s Rights Overview - Andrew Voorhees
As a creditor, it is important to secure your right to payment from your agricultural clients. This session will provide an overview (1) in perfecting your security interest in livestock, crops, and equipment; (2) on methods to collect on your loan, and (3) the rights and remedies of a creditor in a Chapter 12 Bankruptcy.
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Successful Ag Programs - Panel Presentation
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The Agriculture Cycle has turned up—where are the opportunities and risks? - Richard Brock, Keynote Speaker
Exciting times lie ahead. The washout is over. Survivors are strong. Where are grain prices headed and what are the best marketing opportunities? These and other topics will be covered by Richard in his presentation. A dynamic speaker you won’t want to miss.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Regulatory Guidance from National & State Examiners
Questions? Please e-mail Lianne Simeone at email@example.com.