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Tuesday, February 8, 2022
9:00 AMView SessionNitrogen Symposium
11:00 AMView SessionMaking Sense of Today’s Fertilizer Market
12:00 PM Iowa CCA Awards Luncheon
1:00 PMView SessionRegulatory Update & Having a backup plan
1:00 PMView SessionCarbon Market Panel
1:00 PMView SessionMidwest Research Update On Tar Spot
1:00 PMView SessionSoil Health
1:30 PM Women in Agribusiness Leadership Forum
2:00 PMView SessionSCN Lifecyle Overview and Management Options for 2022 and Beyond
2:00 PMView SessionNitrogen Management From a Digital Perspective
2:00 PMView SessionSoybean Gall Midge
2:00 PMView SessionNRCS 590 Standard Update
3:00 PM UAVs in Ag Management
3:00 PM Soil Health – Principles of nutrient use efficiency and soil sampling
3:00 PMView SessionCorn Root Worm Management Solutions for 2022 and Beyond
3:00 PMView SessionCarbon Sequestration on Ag Lands: State of the Science
4:00 PM Trade Show Floor Open
4:00 PM All Industry Reception
7:00 PM Trade Show Closes
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
7:00 AM Shotgun Pancake Breakfast
9:00 AMView SessionIowa Seed Association Seed Forum
9:00 AM Trade Show Open
10:00 AM Iowa Agribusiness Leadership Academy
10:00 AM Agribusiness Career Day
11:15 AM Invitation Only Event
11:15 AM All Industry Luncheon
1:00 PM Annual Meeting - Agribusiness Association of Iowa
1:30 PM Agribusiness Career Fair
3:00 PM Trade Show Closes
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
9:00 AM

Nitrogen Symposium - Agriculture production’s impact on Iowa’s Water Quality

Iowa’s water quality lawsuits, what did the outcomes mean, and how agriculture needs to prepare for future challenges
Speaker: Doug Gross, AAI Legal Counsel, Brown Winick Law Firm

INREC’s progress measurement system: 2017 – 2021 survey results and analysis - Why we are measuring and what we are learning
Speaker: Shawn Richmond, Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, Iowa Nutrient Research and Education Council (INREC)

Outlook on the future of education, science and technology in agricultural production systems
Speaker: Daniel Robison, Dean College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University

Iowa’s N Initiative: The Future of Fertility
Speaker: Mike Castellano, ISU Agronomy Professor and Research Professional

Water Quality improvements with expanded usage of edge of field practices
Speaker: Matt Helmers, Director, Iowa Nutrient Research Center, Iowa State University

Testing protocols and results of on-farm trials with variable rate applications
Speaker: Dan Frieberg, Vice President, Premier Crop Systems

 

Track - Nutrient Management, Track - Soil & Water
11:00 AM

Making Sense of Today’s Fertilizer Market

Harry Vroomen, Ph.D., Vice President, Economic Services, The Fertilizer Institute

 

Track - Nutrient Management
12:00 PM
 
 
 
1:00 PM

Regulatory Update & Having a backup plan

David Reddel, Wilbur-Ellis

 

Track - Crop Management

Carbon Market Panel
Clay Craighton, Agoro Carbon Alliance
Ryan Winter, Agoro Carbon Alliance
Audrey Ball, Bayer
Bob Leifker, Corteva
Anthony Robinson, Truterra LLC

Track - Nutrient Management

Midwest Research Update On Tar Spot

Alison Robertson, ISU

 

Track - Pest Management

Soil Health

J.D. Hollingsworth, NRCS

Hillary Olson, State Soil Health Specialist, Iowa NRCS

Track - Soil & Water
1:30 PM
 

Women in Agribusiness Leadership Forum

 

  • Empowering Innovative Women in Agribusiness
    Dr. Carmen Bain, ISU
  • Lessons in Leadership Panel
    Amy Asmus, Asmus Farm Supply
    Jenna Royer, AgLeader Technology
    Molly Toot, Landus Cooperative
    Marji Alaniz, FarmHer
  • Networking Tips and Tricks
    Rachel Geilenfeld, REG

 

 
2:00 PM

SCN Lifecyle Overview and Management Options for 2022 and Beyond

Michael McCarville, Trait Development Manager, BASF

 

Track - Pest Management

Nitrogen Management From a Digital Perspective

Bret Shaw, Yara
Bob Gunzenhauser, Granular

 

Track - Nutrient Management

Soybean Gall Midge

Justin McMechan, University of Nebraska - Lincoln

 

Track - Pest Management

NRCS 590 Standard Update

Kevin Kuhn, Resource Conservationist, Iowa NRCS

 

Track - Soil & Water
3:00 PM
 

UAVs in Ag Management

Greg Thompson, Sentera
Stephanie Pella, Drone Deploy

 

Track - Crop Management
 

Soil Health – Principles of nutrient use efficiency and soil sampling

Chris Nelson, SoilView

 

Track - Soil & Water

Corn Root Worm Management Solutions for 2022 and Beyond

Edwin Benkert III, Bayer
Dan Berning, Corteva
Zachary Trower, Syngenta
Rich Porter, AMVAC

 

Track - Pest Management

Carbon Sequestration on Ag Lands: State of the Science

Presenter: Clair Phillips, USDA

 

Track - Nutrient Management
4:00 PM
 

Trade Show

4:00 PM - OPEN

7:00 PM - CLOSE

 
 

All Industry Reception


 
7:00 PM
 

7:00 PM - Trade Show Closes

 
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
7:00 AM
 

Shotgun Pancake Breakfast

Pancakes from Cris Cakes

Special Guest Speaker: Secretary Mike Naig

 
9:00 AM

Iowa Seed Association Seed Forum

Forum Agenda

9:00 AM - Iowa Seed Annual Meeting and Honorary Member Award

9:20 AM - ASTA Update, John Latham, Latham Hi-Tech Seed,

9:35 AM - Iowa Water Quality Update, Matt McDonald, IDALS

9:50 AM - Addressing Iowa legislative/issues update, Dave Tierney, Bayer CropScience

10:05 AM - Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn

11:00 AM - Supply Chain Management:  Disruption Triage or Structural Change?, Bobby Martens, ISU

11:30 AM - All Industry Luncheon on Showcase Floor | ISU Scholarship Recognition, including 2022 Iowa Seed Association ISU Scholarships, Bill Latham and other ISU Scholarship recipients recognized

 

 
 

Trade Show

9:00 AM - OPEN

3:00 PM - CLOSE

 
10:00 AM
 

Iowa Agribusiness Leadership Academy

 
 

Agribusiness Career Day

Schedule

9:00 AM - Registration and Free time at the Trade Show
10:00 AM - Welcome, Rob Denson, President, DMACC
10:05 AM - Sponsor remarks, Farm Credit Services of America
10:15 AM - Keynote Address: Mike Naig, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture
10:30 AM - Agribusiness Industry Panel, Career Opportunities in Agribusiness
11:00 AM - Cybersecurity information, Special Agent, Jason Soo, FBI Cyber Task Force
Noon - Barbeque Luncheon
12:30 PM - Ag Advocacy, Laurie Johns
1:10 PM - Scholarship presentations
1:30 PM - Agribusiness Career Fair and Agribusiness Trade Show
Trade Show floor closes at 3:00 PM

 

 
11:15 AM
 

Private Meeting

 
 

All Industry Luncheon

11:15 AM - Food Service Begins
11:45 AM - Keynote Speaker: Governor Kim Reynolds
Noon - Iowa Seed Association Scholarship Awards

 

 
1:00 PM
 

Annual Meeting - Agribusiness Association of Iowa

  • Association Update
  • AAI Strategic Plan
  • Keynote Speaker: Cybersecurity - Special Agent Jason Soo, FBI Cyber Task Force
 
1:30 PM
 

Agribusiness Career Fair

 

 
3:00 PM
 

3:00 PM - Trade Show Closes

 
1:00 PMConference ARegulatory Update & Having a backup plan
3:00 PMConference AUAVs in Ag Management
11:00 AMUpper Conference RoomMaking Sense of Today’s Fertilizer Market
1:00 PMConference BCarbon Market Panel
2:00 PMConference BNitrogen Management From a Digital Perspective
3:00 PMConference DCarbon Sequestration on Ag Lands: State of the Science
1:00 PMConference CMidwest Research Update On Tar Spot
2:00 PMConference CSoybean Gall Midge
2:00 PMConference ASCN Lifecyle Overview and Management Options for 2022 and Beyond
3:00 PMConference CCorn Root Worm Management Solutions for 2022 and Beyond
9:00 AMUpper Conference RoomNitrogen Symposium
1:00 PMConference DSoil Health
2:00 PMConference DNRCS 590 Standard Update
3:00 PMConference BSoil Health – Principles of nutrient use efficiency and soil sampling
Tuesday, February 8, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMIowa CCA Awards Luncheon
1:00 PM - 1:50 PMRegulatory Update & Having a backup plan
1:30 PM - 4:00 PMWomen in Agribusiness Leadership Forum
4:00 PM - 7:00 PMTrade Show Floor Open
4:00 PM - 7:00 PMAll Industry Reception
7:00 PM - 7:15 PMTrade Show Closes
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
7:00 AM - 9:00 AMShotgun Pancake Breakfast
9:00 AM - 3:00 PMTrade Show Open
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMIowa Agribusiness Leadership Academy
11:15 AM - 11:45 AMInvitation Only Event
11:15 AM - 1:00 PMAll Industry Luncheon
1:00 PM - 2:30 PMAnnual Meeting - Agribusiness Association of Iowa
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMAgribusiness Career Fair
3:00 PM - 3:15 PMTrade Show Closes