Pork Lenders Meeting

July 17, 2018
Country Inn & Suites, Mankato, MN
Cost: $25

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9:30 a.m.                 Registration Begins

10:00 a.m.              Welcome

                                    Jill Resler, COO – Minnesota Pork

10:05 a.m.                Are your clients ready?

                                    Mike Starkey, emergency planning director, Minnesota Department of Agriculture

 It seems risk looms around every corner in agriculture. Whether it is the threat of a foreign animal disease being discovered in the United States or overturning a trailer of pigs on the way to market, there are situations farmers can look at proactively in order to have a plan when adversity strikes.  

11:00 a.m.                Legislative and Regulatory Update

David Preisler, CEO Minnesota Pork

Noon                          Lunch      

1:00 p.m.                  FSA Environmental Policy Update

TBD – Farm Service Agency

1:30 p.m.                  Economic Update

                                      Pat Von Tersch – Professional Ag Marketing

Von Tersch will explore what current economic conditions mean for pork producers and give his view on national and global factors influencing pork demand, feed costs, and trade.

3:00 p.m.                  Close – Safe travels