On November 16th, Emerging Prairie will host the first Cultivate conference on emerging technologies in agriculture at the Stage at Island Park. Join us as we explore the convergence of agriculture and technology. Throughout the afternoon, we’ll hear from all corners of the agriculture ecosystem and learn about tech innovations happening in the industry. The event has been designed to have equal parts of mainstage content and networking so you have space to learn from the experts and time to connect with future customers and industry leaders.

What is Cultivate?

An emerging technology in agriculture conference that convenes leaders to explore tech innovations they’ve created, are currently building, or are searching for in their industry.

What can I expect?

Throughout the afternoon, we’ll hear from all corners of the agriculture ecosystem and learn about tech innovations happening in the industry. The event has been designed to have equal parts of mainstage content and networking so you have space to learn from the experts and time to connect with future customers and industry leaders.

What’s included with my ticket?

Your ticket grants you access to mainstage content, panels, industry booths, and complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.

What types of tickets are available?

  • General Admission Tickets – $75 – Available until Nov. 15th 
  • Student Tickets – $20
  • Group Tickets (5+) – $60 each

Who will be at this event?

This event will attract attendees from all areas of the agriculture and technology industries. From software developers and farmers to startups and venture capitalists, our goal is to bring together over 150 people.

Meet our Presenters

Barry Bowers
Field Technology Manager
R.D. Offutt Farms

Lanny Faleide
Founder
SatShot

Bill Jones
Agronomist
Anheuser-Busch

Daryl Ritchison
Interim Director
North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN)

Glen Weaver
Senior Research Fellow
Ardent Mills

Chris Johnson
Owner
C&S Farms

Dr. Robert Breuggeman 
Professor
North Dakota State University

Joe Heilman
General Manager
Intelligent Ag

Neil Mylet
Farmer
Pennslyvania

Gary Wagner
President/Owner
A.W.G Farms Inc

Jesse Cook
Regional Manager Western U.S
Farmer’s Business Network

Colin Hurd
CEO/Founder
Smart-Ag

Eric Peterson
President
Summit Agricultural Group

Harold Stanislawski
Project Development Director
Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI)

Greg Tehven –  Emcee
Executive Director
Emerging Prairie

Nick Chaney
Head Grower
Bright Farms

Jake Joraanstad
Founder
Bushel

Kris Poulson
VP Sales Agriculture
Sentera

Dr. William Wilson
Agribusiness & Applied Economics Distinguished Professor
NDSU

Jason Tatge
Co-Founder & CEO
Farmobile

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