Cool Happenings at Commodity Classic

March 2, 2011 09:13 AM


Farmers are heading to Florida this week, and not only to enjoy the sunshine. The 2011 Commodity Classic is March 3 - 5 in Tampa, Fla. This event is attended by attended by over 4,300 large-acreage growers.
The three-day conference includes national meetings of the American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers, National Corn Growers Association and the National Sorghum Producers, and features a large trade show of exhibits and free educational sessions for producers.
Cool Happenings
  • U.S. Farm Report will tape a live market roundtable on Friday at 7 a.m. in the Marriot Florida Ballroom, sponsored by United Soybean Board/ Soybean Checkoff, John Deere and Monsanto.  Join  co-hosts John Phipps, Farm Journal and Top Producer Magazine columnist, and Ag Day anchor Clinton Griffiths as they visit with roundtable panelists; Richard Brock of Brock Associates; Mark Gold of Top Third Ag Marketing; Scott Stewart of Stewart-Peterson and Pro Farmer’s Chip Flory will serve as the roundtable moderator.



  • ENTER TO WIN a Flip camera and a Gorillapod at the Farm Journal Media booth (730/732). You don’t have to be present to win.


You can follow all the Commodity Classic action from home by following #Classic11 on Twitter. You can see all of our coverage of the event on the Commodity Classic lading page and on the Facebook page.
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