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Landowner 101 Online Classes

Landowner 101 2018

Class 1 – Farmland Ownership & Leasing 

  • Determining Land Value
  • Lease Types & Business Relationships

Class 2 – Basic Agronomy

  • Climate, Soil & Crop Selection
  • Principles of Corn & Soybean Production
  • Soil Fertility & Pest Management

Class 3 – Grain Marketing 

  • Commodity Prices
  • Grain Basis
  • Drying & Storage Costs
  • Cash Market Contracts
  • Futures Contracts & Hedging

Instructors include Don Meyer and Dr. Maria Boerngen of the Illinois State University Department of Agriculture plus Brian Basting of Advance Trading.

Cost for each class is $20 or $15 for Farm Bureau members. There is also a discount for registering for all 3 classes: 

Let us know you are interested in registering for online access and we will e-mail you a payment link.