Workshop: Talent & Technology for the Progressive Farm Manager

Workshop: Talent & Technology for the Progressive Farm Manager

August 9, 2018

Workshop: Talent & Technology for the Progressive Farm Manager

This two-part workshop brought to you by the EDC’s Ag and Renewable Energy Development Committee to help our progressive farm managers grow smarter and stronger. This workshop features two dynamic sessions on talent and technology.

SCHEDULE:
7:30 – 9:30AM | Attracting, retaining and managing your ag labor workforce. Plus, the latest changes to the employment regulatory environment.
Speakers | Mike Henke, Mike Henke Inc. and Kristie Haefner, Firm Administrator & Lead HR Consultant at Christianson PLLP

9:45 – 10:30AM | Past, current and future technologies in site-specific farming. This includes the role of agronomic consultants, GPS technology, machine guidance, sprayer and planter technology among others.
Speaker | Lyle Mangen, Global Product Specialist, CNH Industrial and its brands

10:45 – 11:30AM | Utilizing production and financial data to make better investment decisions on technology for your operation. Learn more about the use of UAS (drone) systems as a management tool.
Speaker | Mike Mastey, Farm Business Management Instructor, Ridgewater College

Golf special following the workshop:
18 holes and a cart: $42
9 holes and a cart: $22
Call 320-354-2296 to schedule tee time.

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This workshop is made possible thanks to these generous sponsors:

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