Becky Finfrock

Nov 20, 2013  |  Today's News

Online registration and housing reservations for the 2014 Commodity Classic, taking place in San Antonio, Tex., opened yesterday morning. Hotel space is limited and rooms will book fast, so don't delay!

The 19th annual farmer focused-farmer led event is scheduled for Feb. 27-March 1, 2014, along the banks of the famous River Walk at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Tex. The convention center will house the registration desk and all Commodity Classic specific events, including the Opening Reception, General Session, Evening of Entertainment, Trade Show, Learning Center Sessions and What's New Sessions.

"We're excited to be gearing up for this one-of-a-kind, world-class trade show presented by growers, for growers, in this beautiful, historic city," said ASA Commodity Classic Co-Chair Wyatt Whitford, "Guests can expect a big show with a variety of opportunities for education and up-close experience with new innovative technology."

Commodity Classic hotels are within easy walking distance or provide complimentary shuttle services to and from the convention center. Full Commodity Classic registration includes:

  • Trade Show access, including lunch on Thursday, Friday and a mid-morning snack on Saturday in the Trade Show
  • General Session
  • Educational Sessions, including Learning Centers, What's New Sessions, Mini What's New Sessions and Early Risers
  • ASA or NCGA banquet (based on space availability, and not guaranteed)
  • Evening of Entertainment
  • If you are a grower, grower-family member, media or state staff, full registration also includes the Opening Reception

Check out the 2014 Commodity Classic website for additional information.

Presented annually by the National Corn Growers Association, American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National Sorghum Producers, Commodity Classic is America's largest farmer-led, farmer-focused convention, and trade show. The event offers a wide range of learning and networking opportunities for growers in the areas of production, policy, marketing, management and stewardship-as well as showcasing the latest in equipment, technology and innovation.