Market Outlook Seminars featuring Al Kluis – 2 sessions will be held -Due to limit on group size – PRE-REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY!

Al Kluis, Kluis Commodities, will be the featured speaker on Thursday, July 9 at Lavender Crest Winery, 5401 US Highway 6, Colona.  Due to COVID-19 guidelines, two sessions will be held to keep to group-size guidelines.  It is mandatory that you register for either the 12:00 or 6:15 p.m. session and group size is limited to the first 50 people.  Meals will be served at each meeting, followed by an update from Gold Star FS Grain Merchandiser, Mike Schaver. Reservations must made by July 2 to guarantee your attendance.

Al Kluis, Managing Director, has been a commodity advisor and broker since 1976.  Al, an introducing broker with Wedbush Futures, writes a column, “Your Profit”, which appears in every issue of Successful Farming magazine. Kluis has published two books on commodities trading, and is commonly quoted in major publications including the Wall Street Journal, and is a featured speaker at commodity conferences nationwide.  He is a frequent market analyst for the Linder Farm Radio News Network. Alan, a Minnesota farm boy, was awarded his degree in Ag Economics from the University of Minnesota in 1974, after which he was executive director of the Minnesota Soybean Association before entering the markets full-time. Alan’s family still farms in southwest Minnesota and Al enjoys helping with fieldwork when the markets allow.

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, Big River Resources, Blackhawk Bank & Trust, Compeer Financial, Gold Star FS, Steve Sim - COUNTRY Financial and Wells Fargo.

Registration for the seminars is mandatory and you must declare which time you will attend when making your reservation.  Group size is limited, call today!