*** REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED ***
HOWEVER, A WAIT LIST IS AVAILABLE
PLEASE CONTACT
BILL MOODY AT (928) 782-3141 OR (928) 580-8233 (CELL)
FOR MORE INFORMATION

23rd Annual Spring Ag Forum
Arizona Agriculture's Water Future

Friday, February 22nd, 2019
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Location: Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E Cotton Center Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85040

$135 Cost (members or non-members)
Cost includes breakfast, lunch and snack

Featured Speakers Include:

Greg Vogel - Land Advisors Organization
Mark Manfredo - WP Carey School of Agribusiness
Tom Buschatzke - Arizona Dept. Water Resources
Tom Davis - Yuma County Water Users Assoc. &
Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona
Brian Betcher - Maricopa-Stanfield Irrigation District &
Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona


FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT

Barry Weissenborn | barry@weissenbornappraisal.com | (520) 792-8200



A downloadable forum program is available here - includes program and detailed speaker bios. Printed copies will also be available at the forum.




*** THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
***



Prudential Ag. Investments
Mr. Frank Oberti, Principal
Fresno Office
Bill Sciacqua
(559) 437-3265
Frank Oberti
(559) 437-3262
Jon Dominguez
(559) 437-3264
William J. Moody
Robert Moody Appraisers

Yuma, Arizona
(928) 782-3141 - Office
(928) 782-4232 - Fax
Farm Credit Services SW
Tempe - (602) 431-4131
Rural AZ - (929) 348-9571
Imperial - (760) 355-0291
Yuma - (928) 344-3200

www.fcssw.com

BMO Harris Bank
Jim Henika, Director
(602) 650-3814
Agribusiness and Food Banking
One East Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Phone: (602) 650-3814
Fax: (602) 241-6553
www.mibank.com






 

Southwestern Ag. Services

Steve Pendleton
Mack McKeon


(602) 228-9676
www.swaservices.com

Headquarters West
Phoenix, Tucson, Sonoita, Cottonwood & St. Johns
Appraisals, Brokerage, Consulting, Property Management
headquarterswest.com


Finley Appraisal Services

Doug Littau, Ag Appraiser
Mark Finley, ARA, RPRA
Sean Chaffey, Residential
(520) 384-0780
Appraisals – Appraisal Reviews
finleyappraisalservices.com









Rabo AgriFinance
Trish Grant – (480) 497-3073
Mr. Kenneth Van de Graaff – (480) 497-3063
1910 S. Stapley Drive
Mesa, AZ 85204

Agricultural Financing
www.raboag.com

Southwest Land Assoc.
Luke Schlosser
PO BOX 5700
Goodyear, AZ 85338
623-882-8880
southwestlandassociates.com
Salmon, Lewis & Weldon
Mark McGinnis
2850 E Camelback Rd, #200
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 801-9060
www.slwplc.com
Charles J. Havranek
(623) 877-5180
Ag Appraisals, Management, Brokerage & Consulting
7314 N. 85th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85305-6973
ch@chazhavranek.com
southwestlandassociates.com




CBRE
Michael R. Rowland, MAI, FRICS
Senior Managing Director
2415 E. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016
T: (602) 735-5508
F: (602) 735-5613
C: (602) 430-7768
www.cbre.com

GREAT WESTERN AGRIBUSINESS
Agrifinance expertise from a deep understanding of your unique needs
Denny Pagel - (480) 732-7495
Matt Pagel - (480) 269-8254
Rick Theune - (480) 732-0689
Matt Arnold - (480) 422-2951
Ross Fugleberg - (480) 422-2943
Lyle Frederickson - (480) 510-1045
1721 N Arizone Ave, Ste #1 - Chandler, AZ
www.gwagribusiness.com

Wells Fargo
Matt Eyrich - (602) 378-6669
Keri Armstrong- (480) 644-8346
Cyndi Franke-Hudson
Carrie Morales
Brinton Colburn
Larry Young
www.wellsfargo.com
Jack Doughty
Erin Swayzee

Three Rivers Ag Investments
4960 S. Gilbert Road, #1-606
Chandler, AZ 85249
Phone: (480) 802-2305
Fax: (480) 814-1182
Cell: (602) 228-0563
www.threeriversag.com



 

GANADO GROUP

(602) 248-9232
Real Estate Sales, Mortgage Brokerage, Appraisals, Property Management
Tom A. Rolston, Dave Clark, Jack Conovaloff, Scott Halver, Carter Benton
www.ganadogroup.com


Shawn T. Wood, ARA
Michael McLaughlin
Stephanie Miles
Kacie Tomerlin
(623) 386-7597

Agricultural Real Estate,
Brokerage, Appraisals, Management & Consulting


Weissenborn Appraisal

Beverly Weissenborn
Barry Weissenborn

326 S. Convent Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85710
(520) 792-8200
info@weissenbornappraisal.com






Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the Ag Forum:

$500 - Includes 3 seats at the forum and recognition for your firm as an sponsor
$850 - Includes an entire table with 6 seats and recognition for your firm

Your company's personalized ad will be displayed during breaks,
breakfast and lunch and be posted on our website.

For questions regarding sponsorhip,
please call Tom Schorr, ARA - (602) 431-4131


A few photos from the 2017 forum - thanks to Norm Edwards for these

 
     



23rd Annual Ag Forum Agenda
Arizona Agriculture's Water Future
Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Registration & Continental Breakfast - 8:30-9:00

Morning Session - 9:00-12:00

Pertinent Issues Facing Rural Real Estate & Agriculture

Land Advisors Organization Greg Vogel -
Founder and CEO
Demographic Trends and Their Impact on Real Estate Markets

9:00 - 9:40
WP Carey Morrisson School of Agribusiness

Mark Manfredo
Associate Dean
Economic Outlook and the Implications for Agriculture

9:40 - 10:20

Morning Break - 10:20 - 10:30

Arizona Dept. of Water Resources


Tom Buschatzke
Director
Overview of Arizona's Water Supply and Issues Faced

10:30 - 11:15
Yuma County Water Users Association
& Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona
Tom Davis
Manager
Outlook for Yuma Area Water Users
11:15 - 12:00


Catered Lunch Break - 12:00 - 1:00

Afternoon Session - 1:00 - 4:30

General Manager, Maricopa Stanfield Irrigation District & Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona Brian Betcher
Challenges Ahead for Users of Central Arizona Project water
1:00 - 1:50


Break - 1:50 - 2:00

Agricultural Market Trends
Presented by ASFMRA Members

Farm Land & Ag Lease Panel - 2:00 to 3:10 pm

  • Maricopa County, Western Arizona
    Shawn Wood, ARA – Arid State Land & Ag Associates, LLC

  • Pinal County Market Trends
    Steve Pendleton – Southwestern Ag Services

  • Southeast Arizona
    Arizona Chapter

  • Imperial County, CA Market Trends
    Todd Menvielle – Farm Credit Services Southwest

  • Yuma County Market Trends
    Bill Moody, Robert J. Moody Appraisers

Afternoon Break - 3:10 - 3:20

Agricultural Commodity Panel - 3:20 to 4:30 pm

  • Commodities
    Larry Kreger – Farm Credit Services Southwest

  • Ranches
    Tom Rolston, ARA – Ganado Group

  • Dairies
    Tom Van Hofwegen, ARA – Farm Credit Services Southwest

  • Nut Crops
    Tom Schorr, ARA – Farm Credit Services Southwest

  • Citrus
    Scott Halver, MAI, ARA – Ganado Group

4:30 PM Forum Adjourned

Recommended Hotels in the Scottsdale/Tempe area

Hotel Address Phone Website
Homewood Suites by Hilton 4750 E. Cotton Center Blvd.
Phoenix

602-470-2100 www.hilton.com
Legacy Golf Resort 6808 S. 32nd St.
Phoenix

602-431-2386 www.shellhospitality.com
Courtyard by Marriott 2621 S. 47th St.
Phoenix

480-629-1791 www.marriott.com
Sheraton Phoenix Airport 1600 S. 52nd St.
Tempe

480-293-9080 www.sheraton.com
Comfort Suites Airport 1625 S. 52nd.St.
Tempe

480-446-9500 www.comforsuites.com
Quality Inn Airport 1550 S. 52nd.St
Tempe

480-967-3000 www.qualityinn.com
Fiesta Resort Conference Center 2100 S. Priest Drive
Tempe
480-967-1441 www.fiestainnresort.com


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