Pioneer at Farm Progress Show
Pioneer Stage Presentations at 2019 Farm Progress Show – Aug. 27-29, 2019, in Decatur, Illinois
Hear the Latest Information on Products, Services and Agronomy
Pioneer will offer a variety of agronomic and farm management insights for thousands of growers who visit Pioneer tent (#883) and stage at Farm Progress Show, Aug. 27-29, in Decatur, Illinois.
Attendees will hear from Pioneer agronomists, as well as industry experts who will share insights from the 2019 Farm Journal/Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour. The stage also will feature the latest product and digital technology information, weather and market updates, the Pioneer® brand A-Series Soybean Big A Challenge winner announcement, a consumer and culinary discussion, and a winner of the 4-H FarmFluencer award.
For more information or to arrange interviews, contact Kacey Birchmier at 515-305-0085 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pioneer Stage Schedule
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
|9 a.m||Farm Journal/Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Panel with Pioneer agronomists|
|10 a.m.||Market Update — Bill Nelson, Doane|
|11 a.m.||Granular Directed Scouting and Satellite Technology — Ken O’Brien, Corteva Agriscience|
|Noon||The Corn Revolution is NOW — Ryan Myers, Pioneer|
|1:20 p.m.||Market Update — Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures|
|2:30 p.m.||Weather Insights, Analysis and a Look Ahead — Greg Soulje, Brownfield Meteorologist|
|3:40 p.m.||Pioneer Solutions in your Pocket — Jeremy Groeteke, Corteva Agriscience|
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
|9 a.m.||Farm Journal/Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Panel with Pioneer agronomists|
|10 a.m.||Weather Insights, Analysis and a Look Ahead — Greg Soulje, Brownfield Meteorologist|
|11 a.m.||Market Update — Bill Nelson, Doane|
|Noon||Pioneer Solutions in your Pocket — Jeremy Groeteke, Corteva Agriscience|
|1:30 p.m.||The Pioneer® brand A-Series Soybean Big A Challenge Winner Celebration Outside the Pioneer Tent|
|2:40 p.m.||The Celebration of Agriculture through Food: A Consumer and Culinary Perspective|
|3:50 p.m.||Market Updates — Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures|
Thursday, August 29, 2019
|9 a.m||Market Update — Bill Nelson, Doane|
|10 a.m.||Pioneer Solutions in your Pocket — Jeremy Groeteke, Corteva Agriscience|
|11 a.m.||The Corn Revolution is NOW — Ryan Myers, Pioneer|
|Noon||Market Updates — Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures|
|1:20 p.m.||Weather Insights, Analysis and a Look Ahead — Greg Soulje, Brownfield Meteorologist|
|2:30 p.m.||4-H FarmFluencer award winner Matthew Sperry|
|This schedule is subject to change.|
Farm Progress Show News Release
Join Pioneer at 2019 Farm Progress Show – Aug. 27-29, 2019, in Decatur, Illinois
Experts will be on hand to discuss the latest updates on Pioneer® brand products, services and programs
Seed, agronomy, and digital experts from Corteva Agriscience will be in the Pioneer tent (#833) at the Farm Progress Show, Aug. 27-29, in Decatur, Illinois. Visit us to discuss the latest research developments, products and technologies offered by Pioneer.
Watch for our official stage presentation schedule in the coming days.
Spokespeople and topics include:
Corn Revolution and Pioneer® brand Qrome® products for 2020
Farmers are making their seed selections for next year. Learn more about the changes to product development Pioneer has put in place to deliver the highest performing products in recent history. Part of this revolutionary line-up is new Pioneer® brand Qrome® corn products, which are available in commercial quantities for 2020 in a broad range of genetics and maturities. Pioneer has unlocked new genetic potential into the triple-stack lineup through Qrome products, helping to result in better yield performance and agronomics, as well as delivering efficacy against above- and below-ground pests. Ryan Myers, Pioneer Marketing Leader, Corn, will share more on the Corn Revolution and Pioneer brand Qrome corn products.
Learn More about Pioneer® brand A-Series Soybeans and Enlist E3™ Soybeans
For 2020 planting, Pioneer is expanding availability of Enlist E3™ soybean varieties in a wide range of maturities in the major soybean-producing states. These varieties join Pioneer brand A-Series soybeans, the company’s highest-yielding soybeans ever introduced to farmers. John Schartman, Pioneer Marketing Leader, Soybeans, will share more details.
Big A Challenge Winner Announcement
Pioneer and FFA teamed up for the Pioneer brand A-Series Soybeans Big A Challenge, bringing together the next generation of soybean varieties and the next generation of farmers. Fifteen Iowa and Illinois FFA chapters demonstrated their creative talent by decorating a 7-foot-tall Big A statue that highlights the game-changing performance of A-Series soybeans while celebrating their communities. Join us for the announcement of the Big A Challenge winners at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 28, outside the Pioneer booth at the Farm Progress Show.
See What Can’t Be Seen with Digital Technology
An immersive experience utilizing animated visuals and strategically placed sound effects will allow growers to see what can’t be seen in their fields. From several feet below ground to soaring high above the fields and even above Earth, experience the innovative digital tools and advanced field intelligence technology from unique visual perspectives. After emerging from the augmented reality experience, visit with Pioneer agronomists to learn how new technologies like satellite imagery and the Pioneer Yield Estimation tool are revolutionizing the way farmers manage their crops. Jeremy Groeteke, U.S. Digital Ag Lead, Corteva Agriscience, will share information about the new Pioneer mobile app and how Corteva Agriscience utilizes one of the largest agricultural drone fleets in the world to provide real-time aerial views of farms.
Hear how farmers can improve cash flow during the growing season with the TruChoice® offer
The TruChoice® offer delivers upfront savings on Corteva crop protection products and qualified seed purchases. Luke Davies, Area Leader, will answer questions about how farmers can get the most out of the program. This includes how farmers can be proactive in their planning to set themselves up in the best possible position for next year.
Experience the latest software and data analytics offerings from Granular
Granular is the only software as a service (SaaS) company that covers every aspect of the farm – business management, agronomy, land value, and day-to-day field issues. With this year’s growing challenges, actionable data that drives profitability is more important than ever. Leading Corteva’s digital strategy, Granular’s mission is to use technology to help farmers run stronger businesses and steward the land for generations to come. Ken O’Brien, Digital Commercial Effectiveness Manager for Granular, will be available during the show to update media on two new announcements.
Pioneer, the flagship seed brand of Corteva Agriscience, is the world’s leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics, providing high-quality seeds to farmers in more than 90 countries. Pioneer provides agronomic support and services to help increase farmer productivity and profitability and strives to develop sustainable agricultural systems for people everywhere.
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About Corteva Agriscience
Corteva Agriscience is a publicly traded, global pure-play agriculture company that provides farmers around the world with the most complete portfolio in the industry - including a balanced and diverse mix of seed, crop protection and digital solutions focused on maximizing productivity to enhance yield and profitability. With some of the most recognized brands in agriculture and an industry-leading product and technology pipeline well positioned to drive growth, the company is committed to working with stakeholders throughout the food system as it fulfills its promise to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Corteva Agriscience became an independent public company on June 1, 2019, and was previously the Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. More information can be found at www.corteva.com.
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Qrome® products are approved for cultivation in the U.S. and Canada. For additional information about the status of regulatory authorizations, visit http://www.biotradestatus.com/. Agrisure® is a registered trademark of, and used under license from, a Syngenta Group Company. Agrisure® technology incorporated into these seeds is commercialized under a license from Syngenta Crop Protection AG. Herculex® XTRA insect protection technology by Dow AgroSciences and Pioneer Hi-Bred. Herculex® and the HX logo are registered trademarks of Dow AgroSciences LLC. YieldGard®, the YieldGard Corn Borer design and Roundup Ready® are registered trademarks used under license from Monsanto Company. LibertyLink® and the Water Droplet Design are trademarks of BASF.