Investing in Agriculture conference August 17 in Pewaukee

Dean Molly John will give at the Investing in Agriculture conference, August 16 in Pewaukee. The title of her talk: “Science, Engineering and Agriculture converge to solve 21st century problems. ” The day-long conference will also include panel discussions on Emerging alternative fuel developments in ethanol and hydrogen, Clean technology and bio-technology in agriculture, and Equity investment presentations from three early-stage, Wisconsin-based agricultural companies.The conference takes place at the Country Springs Hotel & Conference Center, 2810 Golf Road. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The program runs from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.

On line registration is available at Questions can be directed to

The program is organized by Badger AgVest LLC Agricultural Innovation Center

Major Sponsors include Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, Wisc Dept of Financial Institutions and the Wisc Dept of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection

Thank you to the following organizations for their continued promotional support:

Farm Credit Wisconsin
Midwest Rural Energy Council
Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin
RENEW Wisconsin
Wisconsin Bio Industry Alliance
Wisconsin Corn Growers Association
Wisconsin Entrepreneurs Network
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation
Wisconsin Farmers Union
Wisconsin Federation of Cooperatives
Wisconsin Soybean Association
Wisconsin Technical College System

Special thanks to the Wisconsin Technology Council and the Wisconsin Angel Network