The early registration window for discounted rates at the Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit will close May 31.
Discounted registration rates will continue until Sept. 13, albeit slightly higher than rates prior to May 31.
The conference will be held Oct. 21-23, 2013, in Minneapolis, Minn. Bluford Putnam, chief economist at CME and Thomas Mielke, editor-in-chief of Oil World publications, are featured speakers.
The conference attracts commodity and ingredient buyers and sellers for networking opportunities and discussion about new processing technologies, transportation challenges, and developing trends in the commodity, food, biofuels and animal feed sectors.
This year's agenda includes more sessions that address various oilseeds and grains, with panels such as: Trends in the Global Oilseed and Grains Supply Chain; Trends in Vegetable Oil Usage for Food, Fuel and Industrial Applications ; New Oil Traits: Addressing the Needs of the Supply Chain; New Sources of Vegetable Proteins Used for Feed and Their Competitiveness with Soybean Meal; New Options For Managing Grain and Oilseed Price Risk.
The 2013 Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit is co-located with the 2nd Annual Women in Agribusiness Summit, Oct. 22-24, 2013.
Visit www.oilseedandgraintrade.com for details about the Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit.