Meeting Notice: Commodity Councils and Ag Associations

BISMARCK, N.D. - The Commodity Councils and Ag Associations will hold a joint meeting at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 13, at the Baymont Inn & Suites, 2611 Old Red Trail NW, Mandan.


10:00 a.m. Welcome and Call to Order – Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring

10:15 a.m. Commodity Group Reports

11:30 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Opening Remarks (Commodity Councils/Ag Associations Joint Meeting) - Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring

1:00 p.m. 2017 Drought and 2018 Weather Outlook – Adnan Akyuz, State Climatologist

1:45 p.m. North Dakota Ag Industry Comprehensive Assessment Update – Dean Bangsund, NDSU

2:00 p.m. Insurance Issues in N.D. Agriculture – Jon Godfread, Insurance Commissioner

3:00 p.m. Break

3:15 p.m. Animal Agriculture in North Dakota – Kenton Holle, N.D. Livestock Alliance

4:00 p.m. Meeting Wrap-Up/Adjourn