CropLife Advisory Council: 7 Megatrends Impacting Ag Retail Right Now
Each year CropLife magazine hosts its PACE Editorial Advisory Council to parse various issues in the U.S. ag industry during a full-day meeting. The latest gathering, held this past fall at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, IL, comprised of high-ranking ag industry representatives whom CropLife consults with on a regular basis to help outline its editorial coverage for the upcoming year.
Present at the last meeting were representatives from major equipment manufacturers, large integrated ag retailers, cooperatives, industry associations, and even a Midwest corn and soybean farmer. In the slideshow above are top trends and talking points that the council identified as “must watch” for 2019.