Ankeny, Iowa (AgPR) Dec. 29, 2020 — The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA)  Iowa Chapter will hold their annual meeting virtually, February 3-4, 2021. This two-day virtual meeting will include sessions on Global Agriculture (Bruce Rastetter), Government Relations (Stephen Frerichs), Weather Update (Eric Snodgrass), Ag Advocacy (Michelle Miller), Derecho Economic Impact (Walt Rogers), Ag Law Update (Dr. Kristine Tidgren), Livestock Issues (Dr. Derrell Peel), Soil Health (Brody Benton) and a Grain Market Update (Dr. Chad Hart).

Media can attend for free by contacting Traci Schermerhorn. Others are invited to register online,

Professional Help from ASFMRA Members

Members of the Iowa Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA) work with close to 2 million acres across Iowa.  Our Farm Manager members are experts in helping landowners and farm operators achieve their objectives while our Appraiser members are equipped with the tools necessary to tackle a wide spectrum of real estate valuation assignments. ASFMRA members are recognized as the most trusted rural property professionals and their accreditation represents the highest level of professionalism in the industry.

You can connect with an ASFMRA member in your area by visiting 

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.