Upcoming Meeting

Big Data

March 09, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Illini Center
200 S. Wacker Drive, 4th Floor, Illinois Room
Chicago, IL 60606

How will Big Data change the face of agriculture? Join us for an interesting discussion on the possibilities and how it might affect you.

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WELCOME TO THE CHICAGO FARMERS!

Thank you to all who attended our 2015 Farmland Forum on February 7th at the Weitendorf Agricultural Education Center. The event was a great success, due to the great support from our attendees, exhibitors, and speakers. 

Our next meeting will be Monday, March 9th, at the Illini Center. We will welcome Jesse Vollmar, the CEO of Farmlogs, and Hank Roark, a Decision Analytics Manager at John Deere Technology Innovation Center. The pair will be discussing "Big Data." You won't want to miss it!

 


 

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2015 International Study Tour

The Chicago Farmers' spring 2015 study group is off to The Netherlands departing from Chicago on April 19 and returning on April 26.  The tentative itinerary includes visits to a Monsanto Vegetable Seeds Division facility, mushroom farm, greenhouse of strawberries, dairy cattle farm, indoor food market, an oyster and mussels farm and tulip fields.  Travelers will see Amsterdam, Rotterdam, the Zeeland region and the Hague.

For more information contact us at 312-388-FARM.


 

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