What are biggest challenges and opportunities for rural infrastructure?What are the biggest challenges and opportunities facing rural infrastructure? Ag industry leaders will offer their views during an Executive AG panel discussion at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Kentucky.

AEM’s Infrastructure Vision 2050 initiative will host the panel discussion on February 15 from 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in room B102 at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Lunch will be provided. 

Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan F. Quarles will deliver the session keynote and Mike Haberman, 2017 AEM Chair and president of Gradall Industries, Inc., will offer opening remarks. Max Armstrong, co-host of This Week in Agribusiness and 2017 president of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting, will moderate the panel discussion.

The panel will feature Leif Magnusson, president of CLAAS Global Sales America and chair of the Infrastructure Vision 2050 initiative; Jason Andringa, president and CEO of Vermeer Corporation and vice-chair of the Infrastructure Vision 2050 initiative; Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation; and Jamie L. Palmer, senior policy analyst at Indiana University’s Public Policy Institute.

Please register here if you plan to attend the Executive AG panel discussion..

For more information, contact AEM’s Abby Lannoye (alannoye@aem.org, or at 414-298-4746).