Johnson to present “Controlling the Crop Controllables:10 Steps to Profitability in 2018” Program



Johnson, Steve

Dr. Steve Johnson, Farm & Ag Business Management Specialist from Iowa State University Extension will be at the Spoon River Outreach Center on Monday, November 20th at noon to present his seminar titled “Controlling the Crop Controllables:10 Steps to Profitability in 2018.”


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 November 16th by contacting the McDonough County Farm Bureau office at 309-837-3350 or via the website at  The meeting is free to MM Farm Bureau members and $10 for Associate and non-members. Lunch will begin at 11:30 with the meeting to follow at noon.


The presentation is sponsored by the McDonough County Farm Bureau; Fulton County Farm Bureau; Brett Powell, Country Financial; and Haley Risk Protection LLC and AgriLogic, LLC.


Register HERE