I just received word about this conference being held in Wooster, Ohio.
When: Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Shisler Center, OARDC, Wooster, Ohio
Objective: To provide dairy producers with tools to evaluate their current business position and make informed and effective decisions to meet their farm's and family's short and long term objectives.
Speakers: Eric Meyer, Risk Management Consultant
Cam Thraen, OSU Dept of Agricultural,
Env. and Dev. Economics
Warren Graeff, Market Manager,
Agri Banking, PNC Banking
Peggy Hall, Director, OSU Ag and Rural
Paul Wright, Attorney, Wright Law
Dianne Shoemaker, OSU Extension
Reservations: The first 100 dairy producer reservations are
fully covered by outstanding sponsor support.
Reservations for industry personnel and producer
reservations after the first 100 seats
have been reserved will be accepted at the
$30 per person cost. Please make reservations
as soon as possible, and no later than
Registration: You may contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Deadline is February 12.
-Easily calculating and using your
cost of production
-Snapshot Milk Price Outlook
Afternoon Breakout Sessions
Track I: Managing milk prices
at the farm level
-Class III Milk Futures and options
-Livestock Gross Margin Insurance
-Working with your lender when
Track II: Legal Issues
-Using and understanding security
-Understanding default provisions
-Closing out the dairy business