Kearney NE - June 25th 2019
Richard is the founder and president of Brock Associates and creator of The Brock Report. Richard has over 35 years experience in navigating the commodity markets and helping farmers and agribusinesses develop price risk management programs. Richard will deliver his thoughts on the commodity markets, and what you need to do to protect your farm operation.
Hertz Farm Management
Scott is a professional farm manager and licensed real estate broker in Nebraska. He is a member of the nationally accredited American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, as well as the Omaha Agri-Business Club.
Raised in northwest Iowa, Scott is a fourth generation farm family member. He owns farmland in Ida and Woodbury
Counties in western Iowa. He has been married for 20 years and has three daughters.
NebraskaLand National Bank
Senior Marketing Consultant
Mike Jacobson, along with few employees and a small group of local shareholders, founded the Bank in 1998 with $3 million in initial capital. Today the bank exceeds $670 million in total assets and has just under 100 employees, 9 board members, and approximately 100 local shareholders. Mike’s humble beginning started on a family farm in Clay County, Nebraska. He attended the University of Nebraska Lincoln and after a brief time as an agricultural education instructor, he began his career in banking.
Kurt is a senior marketing consultant at Brock Associates, working with grain, dairy and livestock farmers. His 25 + years experience in the financial markets and running successful companies, combined with education and experience in plant sciences enable him to design individualized plans that integrate market outlook, cash flow needs, as well as on-farm storage and balance sheet analysis.