Marketing Committee

The Mercer County Farm Bureau Marketing Committee meets quarterly to plan commodity promotional efforts as well as market education seminars.

The Marketing Committee conducts a corn promotion, ag week promotion, beef promotion, and supports the county and quad cities Meat Goes to School programs which provides Home Economic classes a grant to learn about red meat.

The Marketing Committee also plans a quarterly Market Outlook Series in the Fall, Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Example presenters include:

  • Dan Zwicker, Market Analyst, ADM
  • Dale Durhhoz, Market Analyst, Agrivisor
  • Doug Yoder, Senior Director of Affiliate and Risk Management, Illinois Farm Bureau
  • And many more!

If you are intersted in becoming involved with the Mercer County Farm Bureau Marketing Committee, please call (309) 582-5116 or e-mail at mcfb1@frontiernet.net.

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