Featured Guest Speaker: Dr. Brent Gloy, Ag Economist; Opening from Marc Reck, Land Specialist at Reck Agri Realty & Auction
Reck Agri 2016 Outlook Meeting took place at Reck Agri Realty & Auction Center in Sterling, CO, on January 19, 2016. Marc Reck and Dr. Brent Gloy, Ag Economist, gave attendees some insight on agricultural trends and other valuable information they can use to base business decisions on as the market and land values adjust in 2016.
As you know from working in the agricultural community, change is in the air. Since 2010, we have experienced unprecedented income and opportunities and now, the subsequent decline in the agricultural economy due to lower commodity prices. In addition, we are facing a generational change of the aging population who operates the farm and/or owns the land. For professionals who work in the ag industry, a few key questions come to mind:
What is the outlook for agriculture in 2016?
What are the greatest challenges facing your clients and customers due to lower commodity prices and an aging population of farmers?
Reck Agri is maintaining a library of video from this presentation to reach the audience that was unable to attend. Would you like to know more? Watch the video clips below…
The State of Land Value in Agriculture
What are commodity prices doing to the price of farmland? What motivates landowners to sell? What issues are on their minds? Reck Agri Brokeri Marc Reck answers these questions and more and discusses the factors will be affecting future land value in this informative video presentation.
“Understanding the Emerging Agricultural Trends and Their Implications”
Presented by: Dr. Brent Gloy
Agriculture is evolving rapidly. From changing demographics, to technology, to evolving economic conditions there are many important factors working to shape the future of the agricultural sector. Dr. Gloy will present an engaging session that describes the most important short and long term trends in agriculture and what they mean for those involved in the agricultural industry.
The Ag Industry’s Burning Questions of 2016
DR. BRENT GLOY
Leading agricultural economist Brent Gloy addresses the key questions that are emerging in agriculture in 2016. Will ag profitability fall? Will farmland prices continue to soften? Watch this video and get the answers.
The Great Ag Downturn; How Will It End?
DR. BRENT GLOY
Agriculture is changing and people are wondering if the current downturn is going to end like it did in the 1980s. For an interesting perspective on today’s ag economy, watch this informative video by leading agricultural economist Brent Gloy.
Hot Trends in Agriculture: Drones, Data, Demographics
DR. BRENT GLOY
The hottest trends in agriculture include everything from technology to an aging population of farmers. What does it all mean for producers? Get the insights you need to succeed in this video from agricultural economist Brent Gloy.
9 Things You Need to Know to Succeed in Today’s Ag
DR. BRENT GLOY
Ready for some timely observations on how to navigate in the ever-changing world of agriculture? If you’re a professional and have clients in agriculture, here are 9 things you can do to help them build a strategy for success.
Reck Agri 2016 Outlook Meeting took place at Reck Agri Realty & Auction Center in Sterling, CO, on January 19, 2016. Marc Reck and Dr. Brent Gloy, Ag Economist, gave attendees some insight on agricultural trends and other valuable information they can use to base decisions on as the market and land values adjust in 2016.
We are maintaining a library of videos from this presentation to reach the audience that was unable to attend. Visit the Reck Agri 2016 AG Outlook page to see them all.
Brent Gloy Biography
Dr. Brent Gloy is an agricultural economist specializing in agricultural finance and agribusiness management. His research has been quoted and referenced in media ranging from the farm press, to the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, the Economist, among others. Brent founded and served as the first Director of Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture. Dr. Gloy’s current writings can be found on his website Agricultural Economic Insights, www.ageconomists.com, which he co-founded with David Widmar.
Dr. Gloy has held tenured faculty positions in agricultural economics at Purdue University and Cornell University. He currently operates his family farming operation in Southwest Nebraska, is a partner in Agricultural Economic Insights, LLCi, and serves as a visiting professor at Purdue University. Brent received his masters and doctorate degrees in agricultural economics from Purdue University and his undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.