FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 5, 2017
Tickets are free and available at www.IowaAgSummit.com. People interested in attending the Aug. 5 event at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines can sign up for up to four tickets.
This year’s Iowa Ag Summit is the second such event hosted by Alden, Iowa-based Summit Agricultural Group, one of the nation’s leading diversified agribusinesses. Its 2015 event featured a number of potential presidential candidates, who discussed issues of vital importance to the Iowa and national economies.
This year’s summit will feature, state, regional, national and international officials and highlight important topics affecting agriculture, such as trade, energy, sustainability, corporate mergers, the environment and the 2018 farm bill. It will include keynote speeches, panel discussions and agricultural exhibits, providing a platform for elected officials, public policy leaders, agri-business leaders and the public to discuss the opportunities and challenges facing today’s agricultural industry.
For more information about the event or tickets, please contact Jill Ryan at (515) 282-3000 or [email protected]
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About Summit Agricultural Group
Founded in 1990 by entrepreneur and agribusiness pioneer Bruce Rastetter, Summit Agricultural Group is a diverse farming, agricultural investment, and farm management company headquartered in Alden, Iowa. Summit’s diverse operations include successful row crop, beef cattle and pork farms in the U.S. and a growing presence in the South American biofuels market. For additional information, please visit: www.SummitAg.com.
About the Iowa Ag Summit
The Iowa Ag Summit is an event to highlight and promote agriculture, allowing elected officials, public policy leaders, industry leaders and invited guests to have a public discussion on issues that are vital to the Iowa and American economy. The forum is solely dedicated to matters that directly affect Iowa farmers who feed and fuel not just the country, but the world. For additional information, please visit: www.IowaAgSummit.com.