December 11, 2017

Single-Day Registrations Available for Commodity Classic in San Antonio

Ed Erickson, Jr., a North Dakota farmer and co-chair of the 2017 Commodity Classic, said that, even if you only attend for one day — Commodity Classic is very much worth the investment.ed-erickson-jr

One-day registration provides admission to all applicable events and educational sessions scheduled for that day including educational sessions, the trade show, the AG CONNECT Main Stage on the trade show floor, and other daily activities.

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Registration is available in advance at www.CommodityClassic.com and on-site during the event.

Thursday registration includes a wide range of educational sessions and technical presentations, the Early Riser session on grain marketing, the grand opening of the huge trade show and the fiesta reception on the trade show floor, and programming on the AG CONNECT Main Stage on the trade show floor.

Friday registration includes the General Session featuring inspirational speaker John O’Leary and other on-stage presentations, the early morning live taping of U.S. Farm Report, trade show access, the AG CONNECT Main Stage programs, and a wide range of educational sessions and technical presentations. Attendance at the association banquets for the American Soybean Association and the National Corn Growers Association is available at an extra charge, providing space is still available.

Saturday registration includes Early Riser sessions, educational sessions and technical presentations, trade show access, programming on the AG CONNECT Main Stage including special “Salute to Women in Ag” presentations, the closing learning center session, and admission to the Evening of Entertainment featuring country music star Pat Green. The trade show closes at noon that day.

Registration fees vary depending on the day you choose to attend. Full registration is also still available, and covers all three days of the event. Members of the sponsoring commodity associations receive additional discounts on both full and one-day registrations.

All registration and housing reservations should be made online at www.commodityclassic.com. Experient is the official registration and housing provider for Commodity Classic.  Check the website for a listing of the official Commodity Classic hotels to secure your hotel accommodations.

The 2017 Commodity Classic will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. The convention center will house all Commodity Classic events, including the Opening Reception, General Session, Evening of Entertainment, Trade Show, Learning Center Sessions and What’s New Sessions.

A detailed schedule of events is also available on the website.

Established in 1996, Commodity Classic is America’s largest farmer-led, farmer-focused convention and trade show, produced by the National Corn Growers Association, American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers, National Sorghum Producers, and Association of Equipment Manufacturers.

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