Meetings

    Past Meetings

    Food and Agriculture: A Vision for Illinois

    December 08, 2014
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Cathedral Hall at the University Club
    76 E Monroe Street
    Chicago, IL 60603
    http://www.ucco.com/

    Join us for our holiday event at the University Club with speaker Dr. Robert Easter and remarks from Orion Samuelson.

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    An Update on Farm Policy

    November 10, 2014
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Illini Center
    200 S. Wacker Drive, 4th Floor, Illinois Room
    Chicago, IL 60606
    http://www.illinicenter.illinois.edu/

    Jonathan Coppess will update The Chicago Farmers on the implementation of the 2014 Farm Bill.

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    "The Economics and Ecology of Cover Crops for Landowners"

    October 06, 2014
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

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

    Speaker Dave Robison will look at the short and long term benefits, both ecologically and economically,of the use of cover crops, and how both are important to farmers and landowners.

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    Outlook for 2015 and Impact on Leases

    September 08, 2014
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

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

    Help us start our new year strong at our first meeting on September 8, 2014.

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    2014 Summer Tour to Monsanto

    July 18, 2014
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Monsanto Company
    800 N Lindbergh Blvd
    St. Louis , MO 63167
    http://www.monsanto.com

    A look into plant breeding, agronomics, and biotechnology.

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    Global Policy Update & Annual Meeting

    May 12, 2014
    11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

    Illini Center
    200 S. Wacker Drive (Adams & Wacker)
    Chicago, IL 60606

    Join us at our Annual Meeting for an update on Global Policy and elections of our Board of Directors.

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    Land Values: An Update from the Experts

    April 14, 2014
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Illini Center
    200 S. Wacker Drive (Adams & Wacker)
    Chicago, IL

    Join the experts to hear what land values are.

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    U.S. Farm Bill / Policy Update

    March 10, 2014
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Illini Center
    200 S. Wacker Drive (Adams & Wacker)
    Chicago, IL

    Join The Chicago Farmers for an update on the U.S. Farm Bill & other related policies

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    Farmland Fair 2014

    February 01, 2014
    8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

    Wietendorf Agricultural Educational Center
    17840 Laraway Road
    Joliet, IL 60433

    Register today!

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    Global Grain Marketing

    January 13, 2014
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

    Illini Center
    200 S. Wacker Drive (Adams & Wacker)
    Chicago, IL

    Join us for our first 2014 meeting!

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