The Ag CEO´s Lender Conference is a one day workshop for agricultural lenders in South Dakota Topics included land value and rent trends, grain production costs, financial trends for South Dakota farms, general economic outlook, commodity outlooks, farm bill, beef cattle issues and other economic concerns. The conference has been held two years at multiple locations with ag lenders attending representing $10+ billion in ag assets. Sponsorship of $7,500 for the program was provided by Monsanto, SD Wheat Commission, and SD Wheat Growers cooperative.
The DDN video network was used to deliver presentations from campus professors to the SD Regional Extension centers.
Plans are being made for year 3 to be held fall of 2016.