Johnson to present “Controlling the Controllable: Strategies & Tools” Program

Steve Johnson

Dr. Steve Johnson, Farm & Ag Business Management Specialist from Iowa State University Extension will be at the Spoon River Outreach Center on Monday, June 22nd at 7 p.m. to present his seminar titled “Controlling the Controllable: Strategies & Tools.”


Topics of interest will be: Crop Price Outlook, Marketing Strategies & Tools, Cutting Costs and Protecting Working Capital.


Steve serves as the Farm & Ag Business Management Specialist in Central Iowa for Iowa State University Extension.  He presents annually at more than 100 meetings, workshops, seminars, conferences and field events across the Midwest.  He holds BS and MS degrees from Iowa State University and his Ph.D. from Colorado State University.


Steve specializes in topics related to grain marketing, government farm programs, crop insurance and other risk management strategies.  He writes and trains on topics related to farm programs, grain production contracts, grain storage, farmland leasing and related crop income issues.  He contributes to articles featured in a variety of farm magazines, websites, e-newsletters and other    print and electronic media.

If you are interested in attending the program please RSVP by June 19th by contacting the McDonough County Farm Bureau office at 309-837-3350 or click HERE.   The meeting is free to MM Farm Bureau members and $10 for Associate and non-members.

The presentation is sponsored by the McDonough County Farm Bureau; Brett Powell, Country Financial; Citizens Bank, a Division of Morton Community BankFirst Bankers Trust;  Haley Risk Protection LLC and AgriLogic, LLC.

Register HERE

Steve Johnson Sponsors June 2015