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Annual event for young and beginning producers


GrowingOn® 2024 has concluded. Recordings of the presentations are available below.

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Recorded Presentations

Naomi Blohm

Grain Marketing Outlook for 2024

Presented by Naomi Blohm

Successful grain marketing hinges on understanding your local marketplace as well as the global functions of supply and demand. Ms. Blohm will discuss the current commodity supply and demand trends and price scenarios.

Matt Clark, rural economy analyst

Rates and Bellybuttons: Everyone Has Both. Are They Changing in 2024?

Presented by Matt Clark

This session will offer a deep look at interest rates with an explanation of what's happening in the macroeconomy and factors that drive interest rates.

Cody Barilla

Farmland Values and ROI

Presented by Cody Barilla

Do the Return on Investment standards of the past live up to the present, and will they continue to going forward?

Dave Weaber

Renewable Diesels: Not Just a Soybean Story

Presented by Dave Weaber

This session will provide an update on the expansion of renewable diesel production to help growers understand all of its implications, including a possible rally in animal fat prices, soymeal availability, and corn/soybean rotations.

Matt Roberts, grain analyst

Rise and Fall, Rise and Fall

Presented by Matt Roberts

Commodity price cycle causes and effects will be reviewed in the context of the current outlook for grain prices.

Farm Credit Services of America customers Krystl and Cody

Our Line of Credit Can Help You Save Money.

Along with competitive interest rates and highly flexible terms, you can save interest. Plus, get cash-back dividends and cash-back rewards, too.