Agriculture Trade Shows & Conferences 2017-18

Agriculture Trade Shows & Conferences 2017-18

2017

North American Farm & Power Show

TAKES PLACE:

March 16-18, 2017

Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Ft. Wayne, Indiana

The North American Farm and Power Show is proud to announce its annual return to Owatonna, Minnesota March 16, 17, and 18, 2017. Our first 14 years at the Owatonna location have been outstanding with sold out exhibit space and a large turnout of farmers viewing and buying the products shown by our quality exhibitors.

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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2017 NGFA Annual Convention

TAKES PLACE:

March 19-21, 2017

Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

This is the annual convention for the National Grain and Feed Association, founded in 1896, a broad-based, non-profit trade association that represents and provides services for grain, feed and related commercial businesses. Its activities focus on enhancing the growth and economic performance of U.S. agriculture. Attend Monday morning General Sessions featuring Keynote Industry Speaker Juan Luciano, Chairman and CEO, ADM and Dr. Mathias Kremer, head of strategy and portfolio management, Bayer CropScience. Attend Tuesday morning General Sessions featuring Featured Railroad Speaker Lance Fritz, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Union Pacific and Scott Geller, Head of Specialized Industries for JPMorgan Chase’s Middle Market Banking & Specialized Industries business.

Registration:

Member discounts. Online registration available.

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NAMA Agri Marketing Conference

TAKES PLACE:

April 26-28, 2017

Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, Texas

The NAMA Agri Marketing Conference, organized by the National Agri-Marketing Association, the nation's largest association for professionals in marketing and agribusiness, will take place from April 26-28, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. The conference will cover areas like ensuring a strong future for the agri-marketing industry by providing students the tools they need to succeed. Speakers include NFL Head Coach Herm Edwards, author Bruce Tulgan and business leader Bart Loeser.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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2017 Annual World Pork Expo

TAKES PLACE:

June 7-9, 2017

Iowa State Fair Grounds, Des Moines, Iowa

Since 1987, the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has presented World Pork Expo — just one of the many ways NPPC demonstrates unwavering commitment to the U.S. pork industry. On behalf of its members, NPPC works to develop and defend export markets, fight for reasonable legislation and regulation, and helps protect your livelihood.

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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Farmfest

TAKES PLACE:

August 1-3, 2017

Gilfillan Estates, Morgan, Minnesota

Farmfest, the largest outdoor agricultural event in Minnesota, connects industry leading manufacturers and providers with decision-making producers. Activities will include: topical educational and political forums highlighting issues key to farmers, field demonstrations of the latest farming industry technology, and more.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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Farm Progress Show 2017

TAKES PLACE:

August 29-31, 2017

Decatur, Illinois

Farm Progress Show, the nation’s largest outdoor farm event, annually hosts more than 600 exhibitors displaying new farm equipment, tractors, combines and farm implements; seed and crop protection products; and many additional farm supplies and services. Producers from the U.S. and around the world attend this industry-leading annual agricultural event. Ag manufacturers and suppliers from across the country and around the world are exhibitors. Field demonstrations are a show mainstay. Field demos include side-by-side tillage techniques, GPS and precision equipment, and tractor and combine performance comparisons. Live cattle-handling demonstrations include the newest cattle chutes, equipment, animal health products and work techniques. Additionally, the show features restored antique machinery and entertainment. The 3-day event provides an unparalleled learning opportunity for producers to keep up-to-date on the newest Ag equipment, products, services and technologies. A wide variety of marketing, management and production seminars are also available to attendees.

Registration:

Online registration is pending.

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Farm Science Review 2017

TAKES PLACE:

September 19-21, 2017

Molly Caren Agricultural Center (MCAC), London, Ohio

The Molly Caren Agricultural Center (MCAC) near London, Ohio is home to the Farm Science Review and attracts upwards of 140,000 visitors from all over the United States and Canada, who come for three days to peruse 4,000 product lines from 600 commercial exhibitors, and learn the latest in agricultural production. The educational programs feature Ohio State and Purdue specialists and are second to none in the agricultural exhibition world.

Registration:

Online registration available.

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World Diary Expo 2017

TAKES PLACE:

October 3-7, 2017

Alliant Energy Center, Madison, Wisconsin

World Dairy Expo is where the dairy industry meets. No other dairy event in the world compares. Designed for dairy producers and industry partners World Dairy Expo is a showcase for elite dairy cattle, cutting edge research and modern technologies.

Registration:

Gate admission is $12 daily, $35 for the season.

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3i Show 2017

TAKES PLACE:

October 12-14, 2017

Western State Bank Expo Center, Dodge City, Kansas

Each year, the 3i SHOW is host to many events and including Antique Tractor Display, Drone Demonstrations, Farm Machinery & Equipment, GPS Demonstrations, Health Programs, High School Ag Career Day, Legislative Forums, Ride & Drive Opportunities, Trucks & Equipment, and Vintage Saturday. The 3i SHOW, which is held the second Thursday through Saturday each October, is a salute to Industry, Implementsand Irrigation, and is a showplace for products manufactured in Western Kansas.

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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Sunbelt Agricultural Expo

TAKES PLACE:

October 17-19, 2017

Moultrie, Georgia

The Expo includes indoor and outdoor exhibits demonstrating the latest in agricultural technology, products and services, as well as seminars and demonstrations.

Registration:

Tickets are $10 at the gate. Advance tickets will be available in July.

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Wichita Farm & Ranch Show

TAKES PLACE:

December 14-16, 2017

Kansas Star Casino Arena, Mulvane, Kansas

In its 23rd year, the 2017 Wichita Farm and Ranch Show will be displaying the newest in farm and ranch equipment as well as the finest in technology to local farmers and ranchers! In 2016, the Wichita Farm and Ranch Show boasted over 200 exhibiting companies, and we're growing!

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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2018

AFBF Annual Convention 2018

TAKES PLACE:

January 5-10, 2018

Nashville, Tennessee

Add your voice to the united chorus of the premiere general agriculture organization, and attend the 99th consecutive American Farm Bureau Federation’s Annual Convention & IDEAg Trade Show! Participate in educational workshops to expand your leadership skills, business acumen, impactful policy discussions and more. Celebrate the accomplishments of leaders in agriculture and witness powerful keynote speakers in the general sessions. Explore the IDEAg Trade Show floor to gain a stronger industry network, shop featured products, learn about innovative technologies, and enjoy TED-style talks on the Cultivation Center stage.

Registration:

Online registration pending.

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Topeka Farm Show 2018

TAKES PLACE:

January 9-11, 2018

Sam Fulco Pavilion, Topeka, Kansas

The Topeka Farm Show will celebrate its 29th anniversary January 09, 10, and 11, 2018. Since 1989, we have made a committed effort to draw attendees that have a full time stake in agriculture, to the Topeka Farm Show, to meet and visit with our exhibiting companies. The show has grown to include over three hundred exhibiting companies, and five hundred fifty booths. The Topeka Farm Show boasts daily horsemanship clinics, events for the entire family, free parking, free admission, and free health care programs.

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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Fort Wayne Farm Show

TAKES PLACE:

January 16-18, 2018

Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Ft. Wayne, Indiana

When Jack Thill started the Fort Wayne Farm Show, he envisioned a trade show where the farm community could come together with agri-business leaders to learn about and compare the latest equipment and products in this ever-changing marketplace. Now, in its 29th year, Jack’s vision has grown to become one of the nation’s most respected farm shows, attracting qualified attendees from many states. Our exhibitors present the latest farm technology the industry has to offer along with the area’s largest variety of farm machinery equipment, in one location. In 2018, Northeastern Indiana Soil and Water Conservation Districts and Purdue Cooperative Extension will present daily educational seminars.

Registration:

Free admission and parking.

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Iowa Power Farming Show 2018

TAKES PLACE:

January 31 - February 2, 2018

Iowa Events Center, Des Moines, Iowa

The Iowa Power Farming Show, the third largest nationwide, features seven acres of displays with 750 brands represented.

Registration:

General Admission: $8; Children under 14, free

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Cattle Industry Annual Convention & NCBA Trade Show

TAKES PLACE:

January 31 - February 2, 2018

Phoenix, Arizona

This leading cattle industry event offers sessions on management and business strategies, husbandry information, cutting-edge products, equipment and networking opportunities.

Registration:

Details pending.

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World AG Expo

TAKES PLACE:

February 13-15, 2018

International Agri-Center, Tulare, California

World Ag Expo is a leader in agriculture expositions featuring more than 1,600 exhibitors displaying the latest in farm equipment, chemicals, communications, and technology on 2.5 million square feet of exhibit space. Free seminars will be presented on a variety of topics important to dairy producers, farmers, ranchers and agribusiness professionals.

Registration:

Online tickets are pending. $15 at the gate, children 12 and under, free. Parking is free.

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National Farm Machinery Show

TAKES PLACE:

February 14-17, 2018

International Agri-Center, Tulare, California

For 52 years, the National Farm Machinery Show has offered the most complete selection of cutting-edge agricultural products, equipment and services available in the farming industry. Business professionals from around the world gain knowledge and hands-on access to various technological advancements needed for the upcoming farming season during the four-day show. The Kentucky Exposition Center is completely filled with 860 exhibitors, making it the country’s largest indoor farm show. Nearly every major line of farming equipment will be on display allowing attendees to compare products side by side. The most innovative technology and new product launches are available to agribusiness professionals, as well as alternative energy information and solutions to the challenges facing today’s agribusiness industry.

Registration:

Registration is not required. Show admission is free.

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