Tuesday, July 17

12:00 p.m.

Welcome & Lunch
Loper North

Conference Moderator
Shalee Peters, KRVN/Rural Radio Network

What’s Ahead for the Ag Economy
Dr. Jason Henderson, Purdue University

1:45 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

Farm Policy Update
Dr. Brad Lubben, University of Nebraska
Ballroom II

Testing Ag Performance Solutions (UNL-TAPS)
Dr. Daran Rudnick, University of Nebraska
Stateroom D

Adoption of Precision Agriculture Technology Bundles on Kansas Farms
Dr. Ajay Sharda, Kansas State University
Stateroom E

What Successful Farms Are Doing Right
Bob Campbell, Farm Credit Services of America
Stateroom F

2:30 p.m.


3:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions Repeat (See 1:45 p.m. for details)

3:45 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m.

Oversold and Under-Delivered: The Implementation Challenge for Technology on Farms
Brian Watkins, Cropzilla
Ballroom 2

5:30 p.m. Reception
Loper North
6:30 p.m.

Loper North - Sponsored by Nebraska Soybean Board

Fake Meats - The Future of Proteins
Amanda Radke, BEEF Magazine

Wednesday, July 18

 7:30 a.m. Breakfast Buffet
 8:30 a.m.

Transitioning the Operation to the Next Generation
Dick Wittman, Wittman Consulting
Ballroom 2

9:45 a.m.

Breakout Sessions

Transitioning the Operation - Continued
Dick Wittman, Wittman Consulting
Ballroom 2

Big Data = Better Beef
Dr. Matt Spangler, University of Nebraska
Stateroom F

Data Intensive Farm Management
Dr. Joe Luck, University of Nebraska
Stateroom E

Antibiotic Resistance
Dr. Bing Wang, University of Nebraska
Stateroom D

10:30 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m.

Breakout Sessions Repeat (See 9:45 a.m. for details)

12:00 a.m.

Loper North

Farmers and Free Trade
Brian Kuehl, Farmers for Free Trade