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Indiana Farm Expo Wednesday Schedule of Events

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Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana FFA State Officer team receiving a donation from Hoosier Ag Today and Farm World. Photo courtesy Lt. Gov. Crouch

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch opened the Indiana Farm Equipment and Technology Expo on Tuesday and then proceeded to tour the West Pavilion of the Indiana State Fairgrounds. She even had the chance to fly a drone with Purdue Extension! Hoosier Ag Today and Farm World newspaper, owners of the Expo, also presented a $2,000 check to the Indiana FFA Foundation to kick off the show.

Here is the seminar and demonstration schedule for Wednesday, 12/12.

Wednesday
Dr. Bob Nielsen, Purdue Extension Corn specialist 9:00 AM Chat and Chew in the Rural King Coffee Shop, free coffee and donuts
CCA Betsy Bower and Vermillion County farmer Carter Morgan 10:00 AM The Practical Side of Cover Crops
Hoosier Ag Today meteorologist Ryan Martin 11:00 AM 2019 Weather outlook
Dr. Chris Hurt, Purdue Ag Economist 11:30 AM 2019 Market and Economic Outlook
Gary Coleman, Regional Vice President Agricultural Lending, Farm Credit Mid-America 1:00 PM Lending in Today’s Ag Environment
Tanner Coulter/ CA Insurance 2:00 PM Estate Planning for the Indiana farm family
Travis Burnett, CCA 2:30 PM Beck’s Pratical Farm Research update
Purdue Drone Program 10:30 AM Purdue Extension will demonstrate how drones can be used in a variety of farming applications
Cover Crop Demonstration 11:30 AM Slake test, infiltration test, slump test, soil microbiology
Purdue Drone Program 12:30 PM Purdue Extension will demonstrate how drones can be used in a variety of farming applications
Cover Crop Demonstration 1:30 PM Unlock the Secrets in the Soil
Purdue Drone Program 2:30 PM Purdue Extension will demonstrate how drones can be used in a variety of farming applications