Lindsay Mitchell

Nov 08, 2018  |  Today's News |  ICGA

Registration for America’s largest farmer-led, farmer-focused agricultural and educational experience officially opens at 10:00 a.m. Central on Wednesday, November 14.


The 2019 Commodity Classic will be held Thursday, Feb. 28 through Saturday, Mar. 2 in Orlando, Fla. To register, reserve hotel rooms and sign up for email updates, visit Early bird discounts on registration end January 10, 2019.


Established in 1996, Commodity Classic is unlike any other agriculture event, featuring a robust schedule of educational sessions, a huge trade show featuring the latest technology, equipment and innovation, top-notch entertainment, inspiring speakers and the opportunity to network with thousands of farmers from across the nation.


“Commodity Classic is unlike any other agriculture event because every experience, every educational session, and every speaker at Commodity Classic is selected by farmers, for farmers,” said Wesley Spurlock, a Texas corn farmer and co-chair of the 2019 Commodity Classic. “You’ll be among the best farmers, the best education, the best technology and innovation, and the best agribusinesses—all under one roof.”


Registration and housing for the 2019 Commodity Classic opens Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 10:00 a.m. Central. A complete schedule of events is available at




Don’t miss the Illinois Corn Growers Association annual meeting on November 20, 2018 in Normal, IL at the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center!


You’ll get to hear from your association President about the work completed this past year and what he sees for the future.  You’ll learn more about the opportunities and challenges facing our association from our Executive Director, Rodney Weinzierl. 


There’s an opportunity to vote for new directors and to see current farmers and leaders honored for their work in various segments of our industry.


It’s free, and we’re serving breakfast!  You won’t want to miss it!


Illinois Corn Growers Association Annual Meeting

November 20

Marriott Hotel and Conference Center

Normal, IL

8:00 am – 9:30 am

Parking is free in the parking deck next to the Marriott


Following the annual meeting, you’ll want to stick around for the Farm Assets Conference hosted by WILL and the University of Illinois.  The conference features a wide range of interesting speakers and topics, with an amazing lunch, all for $40!