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Ag commodity marketing outlook seminar is Dec. 12 in Willmar

WILLMAR -- Grain market outlook, cutting-edge corn and soybean production technology and practices and farm management solutions to enhance profitability are among the topics farmers and agribusiness people will hear when they attend a "Maximizing Profits" seminar Dec. 12 in Willmar.

"This one-day seminar is designed specifically for grain and livestock producers and other individuals involved in production agriculture who are hungry for information relevant to their businesses," states John Madsen with United FCS, one of the sponsors of the event.

"Packed in between the welcome and opening economic outlook and Richard Brock's two-hour grain outlook are additional highly informative presentations by experts who care about a farmer's healthy bottom line," Madsen said in a news release.

The seminar at the Holiday Inn and Willmar Conference Center will open for registration at 7 a.m., start promptly at 7:45 a.m. and conclude by 3:30 p.m. The seminar is open to all area farmers, lenders and agribusiness people. Registration of $95 per person includes all sessions, refreshments and lunch. Individuals are encouraged to register by calling Brock Associates at 1-800-558-3431.

To learn more about this one-day commodity marketing seminar or to obtain a brochure for the event, call Brock Associates at 1-800-558-3431. Or stop by a local United FCS Office and pick up a brochure.

-- Staff reports