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Neighbors Growing Together | Jul 28, 2014
AGRICULTURE

Crop marketing update, farm program meeting set

The meeting will be at 9 a.m. June 19 in Fairfield.
May 13, 2014

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is conducting a crop marketing update and new farm program meeting at two different sites in Southeast Iowa in mid-June. Meeting sites include Fairfield and Corydon and are coordinated by county ISU Extension and Outreach offices.

Topics include:

• Crop price outlook;

• ARC and PLC overview;

• Base acreage reallocation; and

• Farm tax update.

“These meetings are designed to help farmers, landowners and other agri-business professionals with current issues related to marketing 2014 crops and pending enrollment decisions in the new farm program,” said Charles Brown, farm business management specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach.

The meeting in Fairfield will be at 9 a.m. June 19 at the Jefferson County ISU Extension Office.

The meeting in Corydon, will be at 6 p.m. June 19 at the Wayne County ISU Extension Office.

Meetings will last approximately two hours and will be facilitated by Brown.

No registration fee is required and the meetings are open to the public. Drinks and a snack will be served.

Contact the Jefferson County Extension and Outreach office with any questions at 472-4166.

 

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