Market Outlook Seminar featuring Chip Nellinger of Blue Reef Agri-Marketing

Chip Nellinger, Blue Reef Agri-Marketing, will be the featured speaker on Thursday, July 11 at Lavender Crest Winery, 5401 US Highway 6, Colona.  The evening will begin with a buffet dinner at 6:15 p.m., followed by an update from Gold Star FS Grain Merchandiser, Mike Schaver. Reservations must made by July 3 to guarantee a meal.

Chip Nellinger was raised on a grain and livestock farm in North Central Illinois.  Chip holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Economics from Northern Illinois University.  He spent four years on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade in International Commercial Grain Hedging.  Nellinger has spent 23 years as a Licensed Commodity Broker doing risk management for top producers.  Chip serves as a commodity analyst on U.S. Farm Report, Ag Day, RFD-TV, WILL and WNAX radio.

Cost for the series is $75.00 and a single session is $25.00 (if not pre-registered cost will be $30.00).  To make reservations, please call the Henry County Farm Bureau (309) 937-2411, Rock Island County Farm Bureau (309) 736-7432 or Mercer County Farm Bureau (309) 582-5116. 

The Market Outlook Series is sponsored by the Henry, Rock Island and Mercer County Farm Bureau Marketing Committees, in conjunction with BankORION, Compeer Financial, Gold Star FS, Steve Sim - COUNTRY Financial, Wells Fargo and Blackhawk State Bank.