Farming for the Future: Emerging Opportunities in Livestock Production
The Coalition to Support Iowa's Farmers (CSIF) is sponsoring the annual Farming for the Future: Emerging Opportunities in Livestock Production, Jan. 16, 2013 in Ames at Iowa State's Scheman Building. The event runs 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year's conference features strategies to mitigate risk on your farm, financial feasibility of raising livestock today and what lenders are looking for in potential borrowers. Multiple breakout sessions will feature livestock farmers who will candidly share how and why they made the decision to raise livestock in Iowa. Registration opens in November. For more information, call (800) 932-2436.