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    April Luncheon | Land Values: Where have we been, and where are we headed?

    April 08, 2019
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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    Discovery Partners Institute (Formerly The Illini Center)
    200 S. Wacker Drive, 4th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60606
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    Description

    Todd Slock from Compeer and Eric Wilkinson from Hertz Farm Management, Inc. will be discussing the recent trends in farmland values along with where farmland values might be headed in the future.  They will also discuss who is buying farmland and for what reasons.

    Panelists

    Todd Slock 
    Compeer Financial

    Todd has been with the Farm Credit System since 2007 as a staff appraiser and now as Regional Manager Appraisal.  He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Eureka College.  He has been a licensed appraiser since 2001 with experience in agricultural and residential real estate.  As a regional manager of appraisal, Todd works with Region 4 of the Compeer Appraisal territory which is the southern portion of Compeer’s territory.  He enjoys the day to day challenges that appraising presents.  He lives in Tampico, IL with his wife Cindy and daughters Chloe and Elle.

    Eric Wilkinson
    Hertz Farm Management 

    Eric Wilkinson joined Hertz Farm Management in May 2008 as a Farm Manager and Real Estate Salesperson at the company's Monticello, IL, office. Eric currently works out of the Kankakee, IL, office. He was an agronomy/sales intern for Growmark with Grainco FS in Minooka, IL, and also served as a crop scout intern for Pioneer Hi-Bred International at Utica, IL. He is a member of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers. Eric grew up on a farm near Mazon, IL. He is married and has three children.

    Tickets

    $40.00 Member Ticket
    $30.00 Earlybird rate before April 2

    $40.00 Spouse of Member Ticket
    $30.00 Earlybird rate before April 2

    $30.00 Young Professional Member Ticket
    $20.00 Earlybird rate before April 2

    $0.00 First Time Guest Accompanied by a Member Ticket

    $60.00 Non-Member Ticket
    $50.00 Earlybird rate before April 2

    $50.00 Young Professional Non-Member Ticket
    $40.00 Earlybird rate before April 2