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2014 Division Meeting Presentations

The 2014 Division Meetings were held at the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort & Spa in Marco Island, Florida.  Below are the speaker presentations.

World Oat Outlook
Randy Strychar, President
Ag Commodity Research
North Vancouver, BC

Winter Oat Breeding – Southern Style
Ronald D. Barnett, PhD, Professor of Agronomy
University of Florida
North Florida Research & Education Center
Quincy, FL

How Canada is Strengthening the Oat Industry
Shawna Mathieson, Executive Director
Prairie Oat Growers Association
Regina, SK

2013 Oat Market Overview
Susan Sutherland, Senior Director, Grain and Oilseed Products
Fred Seamon, Senior Director, Ag Research and Product Development
The CME Group
Chicago, IL

Alliance to to Feed the Future: Communicating the Benefits of Modern Agriculture
David B. Schmidt, President & CEO
International Food Information Council (IFIC) & Foundation
Washington, DC

New Genetic Modification Technologies for Changing Crops
Adrianne Massey, PhD
Managing Director, Science & Regulatory Affairs
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Washington, DC

Commodity Market Analysis
Bill Lapp, President and Founder
Advanced Economic Solutions
Omaha, NE

Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Update
Ricardo Carvajal, J.D., M.S.
Director
Hyman, Phelps & McNamara P.C.
Washington, DC

Wheat Innovation Alliance
Paul Penner, President
National Association of Wheat Growers
Owner, Penner Farms
Hillsboro, KS

Defending Wheat Foods
Judi Adams, MS, RDN
President, Wheat Foods Council
Ridgway, CO

Canadian Soft Wheat Crop Outlook
Scott Krakar, Wheat Merchant
London Agricultural Commodities, Inc.
London, ON

Soft Wheat Crop Report & Forecast
Grover Van Hoose, Panel Chair, Merchandising Manager
The Mennel Milling Company
IN, MI, OH, WI, WV

Panel Members
Shawn Blume, Soft Wheat Merchandiser
Lansing Trade Group
DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA

Carl Schwinke, Vice President, Grain
Siemer Milling Company
IL, KY, MO

Steve Gorman, Vice President, Sales Leader
Horizon Milling
NC, SC, VA, ID, OR, WA

Sarah Ballou, Commodity Merchandiser
ConAgra Mills
AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, OK, TN, TX

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