September 12-14, 2017

GRAND ISLAND, NEBRASKA

Tuesday 8:00 – 5:00 | Wednesday 8:00 – 5:00 | Thursday 8:00 – 4:00

Daily Schedule

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 12-13 Exhibits open All programs occur daily
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 Exhibits open except where noted below
Time Program Presenter/Organization Location
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closes at 4 p.m. Thursday
Ride 'n' Drive   South of South Shuttle Road, in the southwest corner of the exhibit field and near the main entrance on Flag Road
9 – 10 a.m. Herding dog demonstrations National Cattledog Association North of Flag Road
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. UAV demonstrations   Southeast of exhibit field, north of DI East
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Grain Market Price Outlook for 2017 Crops Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures senior market analyst Nebraska Farmer Hospitality Tent, Lot 31
10 – 11 a.m. Cattle handling demonstrations   Livestock Industries Building
10 – 11 a.m. Wild horse gentling Ron Knodel Lot 1054
10 – 11 a.m. Antique demonstrations Tractor and Machinery Collectors Club of Southwest Nebraska South of Flag Road
10 – 11 a.m. Strip-till demonstrations   South of South Shuttle Road, between parking lot and show site
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Nebraska's Great Ag History Jody Lamp, American Doorstop Project Nebraska Farmer Hospitality Tent, Lot 31
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Corn combining demonstration   Fields 1, 3 and 5
11 a.m. – Noon Herding dog demonstrations National Cattledog Association North of Flag Road
Noon – 1 p.m. Nebraska Notebook live podcast Tyler Harris, Nebraska Farmer editor Nebraska Farmer Hospitality Tent, Lot 31
Noon – 5 p.m.
Closes at 4 p.m. Thursday
Grain drying   Northwest corner of exhibit field in grain handling area
1 – 2 p.m. Wild horse gentling Ron Knodel Lot 1054
1 – 2 p.m. Herding dog demonstrations National Cattledog Association North of Flag Road
1 – 2:30 p.m. Field preparation demonstrations (tillage, shredding and spraying)   Fields 1, 3 and 5
1 – 2 p.m. Grain Market Price Outlook for 2017 Crops Bryce Knorr, Farm Futures senior market analyst Nebraska Farmer Hospitality Tent, Lot 31
2 – 3 p.m. Cattle handling demonstrations   Livestock Industries Tent
2 – 3 p.m. Antique demonstrations Tractor and Machinery Collectors Club of Southwest Nebraska South of Flag Road
2 – 3:30 p.m. Haying demonstrations (windrowing, baling, bale handling)   Field 4
2:15 – 2:55 p.m. 101 Ways to Stay Safe on the Farm and Ranch Risto Rautiainen, professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center; director, Central States Center for Ag Safety and Health (CS-CASH) Nebraska Farmer Hospitality Tent, Lot 31
3 – 4 p.m. Wild horse gentling Ron Knodel Lot 1054
3 – 4 p.m. Herding dog demonstrations National Cattledog Association North of Flag Road

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