Mar 9

    March Luncheon | CME Group: The Past, Present and Future of Commodity Futures Markets

    Please join us on March 9th at CME Group where we will hear a brief history of the development and evolution of commodity futures markets and on how these markets might evolve in the future.

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    Apr 20

    April Luncheon | Owning Land in the New Normal

    Please join us for our April luncheon at Discovery Partners Institute where Randy Dickhut with Farmers National Company will discuss "Owning Land in the New Normal."

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    May 11

    May Luncheon | Annual Meeting

    Please save the date for our May Annual Meeting. More information coming soon!

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    WELCOME TO THE CHICAGO FARMERS!

    Thank you to all who attended the February Luncheon at Discovery Partners Institute where we discussed "Industrial Hemp" with Illinois Farmer Becca Dwyer and Dr. Win Phippen, Professor of Plant Breeding at Western Illinois University. Please join us for our next luncheon on March 9th at CME Group where we will discuss The Past, Present and Future of Commodity Futures MarketsJoin us by registering today!

     

    LandLord Boot camp

    How well a non-operating landowner communicates with the renting farmer will go a long way in ensuring a well-informed landowner and a successful farming operation. This was the underlying theme of the “landowner boot camp” conducted by Jennifer Filipiak and Jami Cox at the January 13th Chicago Farmers meeting.

    Click here to read more of what Jen and Jami shared!

    MEMBER BENEFITS

    • Discounted registration fees
    • Complimentary guest attendance
    • Digital and print mailings
    • Local and Int. Tour participation

    Scholar Support

    Help us to continue to sponsor students in degree programs focused on agricultural and life sciences education at four land-grant universities in the midwest by making a donation to The Chicago Farmers Scholarship Fund today.