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2012 Insurance Workshop:
Drought, Politics and Risk Management Strategies

The 2012 Insurance Workshops will be held in:
Brush, Colorado (October 30)
Grand Island, Nebraska (October 31)
Salina, Kansas (November 1)
Enid, Oklahoma (November 2)

This one-day workshop will help crop insurance agents, agricultural lenders, farmers/ranchers, and other financial consultants provide better risk management information and advice to their clients or apply to their farm-ranch.

8:00 am Registration  
9:00-9:45 am

Macro Outlook and Implications for Agriculture

Brian Briggeman
Associate Professor and ACCC Director
Dept. of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University
9:45-10:30 am Policy Outlook: A New Farm Bill for a New Era? Troy Dumler
Extension Economist, SW Area
Dept. of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University
10:30-11:00 am Break  
11:00-11:45 am Grain Market Outlook for 2012-2013 Daniel O'Brien
Professor and Extension Economist, NW Area
Dept. of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University
11:45-12:45 pm


12:45-1:15 am RMA Update Jay Waechter
Senior Risk Management Specialist, Topeka Regional Office
USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA)
1:15-2:00 pm Common Land Unit (CLU) Acreage Reporting Plan Troy Brady
Vice President of Data Quality and Systems Design
2:00-2:45 pm Land Values and Rents Mykel Taylor
Assistant Professor, Farm Management
Dept. of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University
2:45-3:15 pm


3:15-4:00 pm

Drought, Politics and Risk Management Policy

G.A. (Art) Barnaby
Professor, Risk Management
Dept. of Agricultural Economics
Kansas State University
4:00 pm Closing Remarks/
Signup for Continuing Education

If you are involved in the crop insurance industry, either as an agent, a producer, or an ag lender, you should attend this workshop.

For more information, contact Rich Llewelyn at the phone or email below:
Phone: 785-532-1504  Email: rvl@ksu.edu

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