Badgerland Financial's Crop Insurance team is hosting 16 "Lunch and Learn" events to share the latest on topics important to farmers, including economic projections and ways to manage risk during times of uncertainty. The meeting agenda also includes a panel discussion on strategies to manage the volatility of the ag markets, land prices, interest rates and more in 2016 and beyond.
Seminar schedule for all events (except Mondovi):
10:00 a.m. Registration begins
10:30 a.m. Crop Insurance Update
10:50 a.m. "The Economic Outlook of Ag"
Receive an update from a featured guest speaker on what's currently going on in ag and projections for what's in store for 2016 and beyond.
11:30 a.m. "Preparing for a Bumpy Ride"
In this panel discussion, experts will provide insight on strategies to manage the volatility of the ag markets, land prices, interest rates and more in 2016 and beyond. The panel includes lending and appraisal specialists from Badgerland Financial and the featured guest speaker.
12:30 p.m. Lunch, plus Questions and Answers
Please join us for a meal and to hear first-hand about topics that are important for local farmers. All are welcome, you do not need to be a Badgerland Financial customer to attend one of these events.
When, where and featured guest speaker:
an. 5 Darlington, Bridges (201 Christensen Dr) Chuck Steiner
Jan. 6 Columbus, Kestrel Ridge Golf Club (900 Avalon Rd) Ben Brancel
Jan. 6 Burlington, Veterans Terrace (589 Milwaukee Ave) Mark Stephenson
Jan. 7 Janesville, Holiday Inn Express (3100 Wellington Pl) Mark Stephenson
Jan. 11 Richfield, Cabela's (1 Cabela Way) Steve Maulberger
Jan. 12 Boscobel, Boscobel Bowl & Banquet (16971 US-61 S) Chuck Steiner
Jan. 13 Fond du Lac, Holiday Inn (625 W. Rolling Meadows Dr) Bob Cropp
Jan. 13 Monroe, Ludlow Mansion (1421 Mansion Dr) Dan Smith
Jan. 13 Black River Falls, Skyline Golf Club (612 N. 11th St Paul Mitchell
Jan. 14 Waunakee, Rex's Innkeeper (301 N. Century Ave) Dan Smith
Jan. 19 Galesville, Trempealeau Comm Center (W25854 St Rd 54-93)Paul Mitchell
Jan. 19 Mondovi, Marten Roger Comm Center (120 S. Franklin St) Paul Mitchell **5 p.m. start
Jan. 19 Richland Center, The Phoenix Center (100 S. Orange St) Steve Maulberger
Jan. 20 New Lisbon, Burr Oak Winery (N5873 Hwy 12 & 16) Steve Maulberger
Jan. 20 Dodgeville, Dodger Bowl (318 King St) Bob Cropp
Jan. 21 Baraboo, Ho-Chunk Casino (S3214 County Hwy BD) Steve Maulberger
Registration begins 30 minutes prior. Meetings typically last three hours. Lunch or dinner will be provided at all meetings.
For an online listing and to RSVP, visit: http://badgerlandfinancial.com/en/Pages/Events.aspx or call (855) 608-8777.
Source: Badgerland Financial