The 2016 Winter Wheat Forum will be held at Mt. Vernon on February 16 at the Holiday Inn. An agenda will be posted in January. Registration is on site and is $15 for IWA members and $30 for non-members.
The 2015 Summer Wheat Forum was held at Highland, IL, on August 25, 2015. An agenda can be found here.
The Northern Illinois Small Grains Meeting was held at the Northern Illinois Agronomy Research Center in Shabbona on Thursday, June 18. Details can be found here.
The Southern Illinois Winter Wheat Tour was held May 21, 2015 at Brownstown Agronomy Research Center. Agenda and details can be found here. Click here to view photos.
Sponsors: Thank you to our Wheat Forum Sponsors for your financial assistance to our program. See sponsor page for Platinum and Gold Level Sponsors links.
2015 Summer Wheat Forum Speakers/Presentations:
15-Inch Wheat-Laura Lindsey
New Crop Insurance & Farm Bill Recap-Doug Yoder
Wheat Production Research in 2015-Emerson Nafziger
Marketing - Kim Holsapple
Wheat Nitrogen Rates-Robert Bellm
2015 Winter Wheat Forum Speakers/Presentations:
Corn-Soy-Wheat Forecasts-John Newton
Fundamentals Supporting New Era Grain Prices-John Newton
Fungicide Application Technologies Dave Hooker
Scab Control-Carl Bradley
2014 Summer Wheat Forum Speakers/Presentations:
Fall Residual Herbicides and Weed Management-Robert Bellm
New Farm Bill Overview-Doug Yoder
Wheat Variety Trials & Agronomic Research-Emerson Nafziger
2013 Summer Wheat Forum Speakers/Presentations:
Commodity Price Climate-Durchholz
Wheat in Rotation Profits & Risks-Schnitkey
Wheat Production Research 2013-Nafziger
Wheat Revenue and Costs-Schnitkey
2013 Winter Wheat Forum Speakers/Presentations:
Managing Wheat for High Yield-Ebelhar
The Future of Fertilizer-Payne
Managing Risk in Such a Volatile Market-Winstead
Mississippi River Transportation Issues-Schimpf