September 11, 2018


Hilton Garden Inn

3300 Vandiver Drive

Columbia, Mo.


Join us for a free ag seminar for young, beginning farmers. This seminar features speakers who will talk about issues pertinent to the young, beginning farmer.


Positioning for Success in the Economic Reset

Dr. Kohl, Professor Emeritus of Agricultural Finance and Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship at
Virginia Tech, will present an overview of what is ahead for the agricultural economy, land values, cash rents and the overall bottom line. He will also address adjustments that producers must make for success.


Supporting America's Next Generation

Many of America’s next generation of farmers and ranchers are supported through the Farm Service
Agency’s (FSA) “Beginning Farmer” direct and guaranteed loan programs. Richard Fordyce, Administrator
of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s FSA, will discuss the benefits of the loan programs available
for young, beginning producers through FSA.


Lender's Panel

A panel of FCS Financial experts will share what they are seeing in today’s financial environment. Plus, they are ready to answer your lending and insurance questions.


Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. The meeting is 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Refreshments and lunch will be provided.


Space is limited and advance reservations are required by September 4. Reserve your spot by completing the form on the right or call your FCS Financial office at 1-800-444-3276.

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