A new summer field day has been announced for August 24th. The “Ag Classic Expo” will bring together farmers, businesses, and other agriculture professionals for a day of on-farm plot tours, educational presentations, networking, food, and fun. The field day can be attended in-person and will also be broadcasted live for those who are unable to attend or uncomfortable with crowds.
The event is being hosted in partnership with AgMaxx, Inc., the Western Farm Show, Farm Journal’s U.S. Hemp Growers Association, and the Missouri Hemp Association LLC. Topics covered will include corn and soybean yield-enhancement research, corn and soybean genetic trials, industrial hemp research (auto-flower and photosensitive varieties), new equipment options, hemp industry updates, and more. Plot tours will be available for corn, soybeans, and hemp. Special opportunities will be available for those who are members of the Missouri Hemp Association.
Event sponsors include Kimitec Group, Majestic Milling Company, Neco Seed Farms, Premium Waters Inc., CertisUSA, BigYield.us, KALO, and Phylos Bioscience.
The “Ag Classic Expo” will be held at the AgMaxx Research Farm in Garden City, Missouri. The virtual event will begin at 1:30 PM CST and the in-person event will begin at 4:00 PM. The virtual event will continue throughout the entire evening. At dinner time, a fish and chicken fry will be served for all in-person guests. Social distancing efforts will be in place and masks will be available for those who want them.
The event is free to attend (both in-person and virtually). RSVP’s are not a requirement but will help with event preparation. Event updates can be found on on the “Ag Classic Expo” event page on Facebook. An agenda will be posted soon. An event website, www.agclassicexpo.com, will also be available shortly.