Live 60-minute Member-Only Webinar

Today’s modern agricultural equipment incorporates a myriad of advanced technologies designed to improve input efficiencies while maximizing the sustainable production of food. This webinar explores these proven tools and terms, plus shows what gains are possible with increased adoption of precision agriculture.

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Key topics covered:

  • Learn how equipment manufacturers play a vital role in increasing the sustainable production of food
  • Why the industry should talk more about these advanced technologies to improve modern agriculture’s image
  • See how significant environmental gains are possible with the simple adoptions of these proven technologies
About the Presenter:

Curt Blades

Curt Blades, Senior Vice President of Agriculture Services and Forestry, AEM

AEM Senior Vice President of Agriculture Services & Forestry Curt Blades joined the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) in 2017, having worked in agriculture industry in marketing, business development, and leadership roles for the previous twenty years.

As Senior Vice President of Agriculture Services & Forestry, Blades is responsible for the strategic direction of agriculture programs and services for AEM members. In addition, he oversees the organization’s Safety & Product Leadership group—including leading AEM’s sustainability efforts. In these roles, he serves as primary liaison with ag-specific industry organizations, customer groups, and government agencies worldwide.

Blades actively serves on boards of directors for the National FFA Organization, National Agri-Marketing Association Foundation, and Agriculture Council of America.

Blades grew up on his family’s multi-generational farm in Shelbina, Missouri where he developed a passion for serving the agriculture industry. He brings both high-level and on-the-ground perspective to agricultural issues and is a proud alumnus of the University of Missouri.


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