October 15 DRIVING AROUND THE BELTWAY Matt Roberts
This webinar promises a high-speed, high-energy drive through the political forces and machinations that affect your agricultural business. Matt will talk about the Farm Bill, the Fiscal Cliff, and the European Debt Crisis. With wit and wisdom, Matt will explain farm programs, regulatory changes, and interest rates—the factors your audience needs to know. He will talk about the election and implications for ag.
Matt Roberts is the founder of Kernmantle Group, a risk management consultancy in Columbus, OH. Previously, Matt was an Ag Economist at The Ohio State University for 15 years. Dr. Roberts is a nationally-renowned expert and speaker on the grain and energy markets.
October 29 MARKETING: WHAT’S ON OUR MINDS RIGHT NOW David Meerman Scott David is an author of 11 books, including The New Rules of Marketing & PR. His other bestsellers include Fanocracy, Real-Time Marketing & PR and Marketing Lessons from the Grateful Dead. This interactive session will touch on marketing topics including how to grow fans & stand out at virtual events.
November 12 PRODUCER PANEL Moderated by Cyndi Young, Brownfield
It’s always valuable to hear what producers think. This panel will address issues including:
What do ag producers need to keep farming
How to better engage customers using web tools
Impact of pandemic on farmer purchasing decisions
How can marketers best reach farmers during pandemic