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 firstname.lastname@example.org.