Clinton Chamber Of Commerce issued the following announcement on Jan. 31.
Tickets are available at these sponsors
on February 5, 2019:
Bayer U.S. - Crop Science, Monsanto Company
Beason Ag Center
DeWitt County Farm Bureau
First National Bank & Trust Company
Maroa Ag Center
Moore & Warner Farm Real Estate, LLC
Peterson Insurance Services, Inc.
State Bank of Lincoln
The twelveth annual Clinton Chamber of Commerce Agri-Business Banquet will take place on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the Clinton Country Club. The speaker will be Matt Bennett, owner of Bennett Consulting. Matt is a Windsor, Illinois farmer and former grain elevator owner. He is Channel Seed’s grain marketing consultant and holds a Series 3 brokerage license. He brokers for and facilitates the Farm Division for John Stewart and Associates, a CFTC registered, and NFA Member introducing broker.
Matt brings the producer perspective to the table, enriched with his extensive grain marketing background. His firm specializes in formulating risk-management strategies for corn and soybean farmers and livestock producers.
Matt’s analysis and commentary on the grain markets appears on various TV and radio stations across the Midwest, including “AgDay”, “U.S. Farm Report” and “Agribusiness Today”.
A graduate of University of Illinois, Matt and his wife Tiffany live on the family’s centennial farm north of Windsor, where they are raising their five children. He owns and operates a 3,000-acre corn and soybean farm with his father while raising 40 head of registered Angus cows.
Jared White with WHOW 1520 AM / WEZC 92.3 FM Clinton / 106.5 FM Lincoln / dewittdailynews.com will serve as the Emcee. The 2019 Agri-Business Banquet committee is Janell Baum-Thomas (DeWitt County Farm Bureau) and Clinton Chamber of Commerce staff.
Social Hour & Check-in begin at 5:00pm
Dinner will be served at 6:00pm
Program will begin at 7:00pm
Original source can be found here.
Source: Clinton Chamber Of Commerce