KWPC AM860 FM95.1/Prairie Radio Communications, Inc. is hosting the 2015 Fall Ag Roundtable broadcast from Muscatine’s Ag Learning Center today from 10am-Noon. This Roundtable Broadcast includes guests from livestock, grain, renewable fuels, agronomy, media, risk management, legislative and more. This panel will address a wide range of agriculture issues and their impact on our local, national and global future.
Panelists Include:
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Bill Northey
Host of AgriTalk, Mike Adams
– Chairman of Iowa House Ways and Means Committee, Rep. Tom Sands
– Vice Chair, Iowa House Commerce Committee, Rep. Gary Carlson
Iowa Farm Bureau Ag Woman of the Year, Heidi Vittetoe
– Vice President & Ag Banking Manager Central State Bank, Ryan Cox
Iowa Soybean Assoc. Director At-Large, Mr. Lindsay Greiner
– Vice President Iowa Corn Promotion Board, Mark Heckman
– Farm Bureau Vice President, Joe Heinrich
– Growmark Agronomist, Nate Pierce
– Big River Resources President, Ray Defenbaugh

Topics of Discussion will include:
• Legislative Updates
• Waters of the U.S./Environmental Protection Agency
• Soil Health/Use of Cover Crops/Nutrient Reduction Strategy
• Emerging markets for U.S. Agriculture Products
• Export Demand and Trade Relations (i.e. Cuba)
• Oil Prices/Renewable Fuels Standard
• Commodity prices future outlook
• Country of Origin Labeling
• Development of and/or improvement to Infrastructure State and Federal

The Ag Roundtable can be heard live on KWPC AM-860, FM 95.1, online at voiceofmuscatine.com and on the free KWPC app for your smartphone.