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Badgerland Financial Announces Crop Insurance Info Meeting Dates

Badgerland Financial Announces Crop Insurance Info Meeting Dates
Badgerland Financial has announced the dates for its upcoming 2013 Crop Insurance Informational Meetings.

Tuesday, Jan. 8           10:30 a.m.           Albany Lion's Club, Albany

Tuesday, Jan. 8           10:30 a.m.           Bridges, Darlington

Tuesday, Jan. 8            6:00 p.m.           Ludlow Mansion, Monroe

Wednesday, Jan. 9      10:30 a.m.          UW-Platteville Pioneer Farm, Platteville

Friday, Jan. 11            10:30 a.m.           Boscobel Bowl, Boscobel

Monday, Jan. 14         10:30 a.m.           Burr Oak Winery, New Lisbon

Monday, Jan. 14         10:30 a.m.           Ho Chunk Casino, Baraboo

Badgerland Financial Announces Crop Insurance Informational Meeting Dates

Tuesday, Jan. 15         10:30 a.m.          The Phoenix Center, Richland Center

Tuesday, Jan. 15         10:30 a.m.          Kickapoo Inn, Readstown

Wednesday, Jan. 16    10:30 a.m.          Jake's Northwoods, Sparta

Thursday, Jan. 17        10:30 a.m.          Millhome, Kiel

Thursday, Jan. 17         6:00 p.m.           Holiday Inn, Janesville

Friday, Jan. 18            10:30 ­a.m.           Evergreen Golf Course, Elkhorn

Wednesday, Jan.23     10:30 a.m.          Jefferson County Extension Office, Jefferson

Thursday, Jan. 24        10:30 a.m.          Holiday Inn, Fond du Lac

Tuesday, Feb. 5                     10:30 a.m.           American Legion Hall, Beaver Dam

Wednesday, Feb. 6      10:30 a.m.          Rex's Innkeeper, Waunakee

Thursday, Feb. 7          10:30 a.m.          Trempealeau Community Club, Galesville

Thursday, Feb. 7          6:00 p.m.                       Rex's Innkeeper, Waunakee

Friday, Feb. 8              10:30 a.m.          The Skyline, Black River Falls

Meetings will provide information on 2013 crop insurance program changes and discuss topics including how the 2012 drought affects crop insurance premiums, how low yields affect APH and how to protect yourself against another dry year.

In addition, learn about important industry trends from one of our guest speakers: Steve Maulberger, Vice President of Crop Risk Services for ADM or Alan Patterson, Dairy Specialist for Dupont Pioneer. Maulberger will discuss changes in global agriculture, the connection between the American farmer and the world economy, and how population growth will impact American agriculture. Patterson will discuss how to improve efficiency on a per-acre basis with the current high feed costs.

Registration will begin at 10 a.m. for the morning meetings and 5:30 p.m. for evening meetings with lunch or dinner being provided. There is no charge to attend. Please RSVP online at (use the link under the "Customer Corner" on the home page) or call Valerie Ellis at 800.356.2197 ext. 8871. RSVPs are requested one week prior to the meeting you plan to attend.

Source: Badgerland Financial

Farmers weathering 2012 are learning plenty about everything from crop insurance to seed genetics as parched conditions reshape farm business across the country. Consider our 5-part approach to moving ahead after the toughest drought since the 1930s.

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