All events are held in the Wick Buildings Farmfest Center, unless otherwise noted. For live news and updates at the show, download the Farmfest mobile app. Just search “IDEAg” in your app store. Once the app is downloaded, enter event ID: Farmfest19.
Wednesday, Aug. 7
8 a.m. -- Second day of show opens!
8 a.m. – Free Minnesota Farm Bureau Pancake Breakfast
9 a.m. – Grain and Livestock Marketing Update; Mark Schultz, North Star Commodities, Kent Beadle, CHS Hedging, Michael Nepveus, American Farm Bureau
10 a.m. – Minnesota State Patrol Vehicle Inspection, Nuss Truck Booth #830
10:30 a.m. – U.S. House Ag Committee Listening Session on the Farm Economy
11 a.m. – Cattle Chute Demonstrations, Livestock Tent
12 noon – Linder Farm Network Noon Show and Minnesota Pork Ambassador Program
1 p.m. – Kid’s Pedal Pull, Northeast corner of the show grounds, sponsored by UCare
1:15 p.m. – Battling ASF and Other Pandemic Livestock Diseases
1:30 p.m. – Cattle Chute Demonstrations, Livestock Tent
2 p.m. – Minnesota State Patrol Vehicle Inspection, Nuss Truck Booth #830
3 p.m. – Changing Hands – Farm and Ranch Succession Planning
4 p.m. – Show closes