Farm Seminar 2020

Wednesday, February 12

9 a.m. - SMSU Conference Center



Featured Speakers & Program Outline


Meg Moynihan   Jim Emter Josh Pinkernell 



Seminar Agenda
8:30 Registration Opens 
9:00 Welcome and Introductions 

Meg Moynihan, MN Department of Agriculture, Senior Advisor
"Relieving Farm Stress in Challenging Market Conditions"

10:15 Break 
10:30 Josh Pinkernell, Midwest Hemp Farms, Waseca, MN 
"Producer Resources for the Growth, Cultivation and Marketing of Industrial Hemp"
12:00 Lunch 
1:00 Jim Emter, Market Analyst, Van Ahn and Company, Inc. 
"A Four Step Plan to Improving Your Marketing Along with Analysis of the Grain and Livestock Markets"
2:45 Wrap-up and Evaluations for the 2020 SMSU Farm Seminar 




Lunch is included in the cost of the seminar

Cost: $75 per person

All proceeds benefit agriculture-related scholarships at SMSU


Please register by February 10

Registration is non-refundable 


Sponsored by our Sustaining Affiliates:

AgCountry Farm Credit Services

F&M Bank Minnesota

Granite Falls Bank 

Midwest Ag Enterprises, Inc.

Minnwest Bank

Ralco Nutrition, Inc.