RISK 360 Conference
August 27-29, 2024 Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport Boston, MA

Session Descriptions

Agricultural Update: Land and Commodities

Tuesday, August 27, 2024

2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

An overview of the economics at play in the agricultural sector and the factors playing an effect on farmland values. Doug Hodge, ARA, MAI, Director of Appraisal with Peoples Company will give insight into farmland values across the country. Dr. Scott H. Irwin, the Laurence J. Norton Chair of Agricultural Marketing at the University of Illinois will discuss various economic factors in agriculture.

Learner Outcomes:

  1. Discussion on farmland values across the country
  2. Agricultural factors at play that may affect farmland values
  3. Price expectations for corn and soybeans
  4. Implications for crop revenue and returns

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