The 2021 Special Edition of Commodity Classic—delivered digitally—is attracting nationwide and worldwide participation this week. As of Wednesday morning, March 4, the total number of attendees was approaching 6,000—with more than 4,000 farms represented. Attendees from 49 states and 24 countries are taking part in the first-ever digital version of America’s largest farmer-led, farmer-focused agricultural and educational experience, which began at noon Central on Tuesday, March 2.
The online event continues through 12:30 p.m. Central, Friday, March 5. Registrations are still being accepted at CommodityClassic.com. A complete schedule of events is also available on that website.
The remaining schedule includes several Learning Center Sessions, What’s New Sessions, an Executive Roundtable, and a program on dealing with mental stress on the farm. The 2021 Special Edition of Commodity Classic ends Friday, March 5 with the Closing General Session featuring a live keynote address from USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack beginning at 11:30 a.m. Central.
Registrants also have access to more than 50 archived sessions through April 30, 2021.
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