Event ContactsPaid membership required to see this information
Event WebsitePaid membership required to see this information
America's largest farmer-led, farmer-focused convention & trade show.
Commodity Classic is where America's farmers meet with success. Commodity Classic is open to all friends of corn, soybeans, wheat and sorghum - from growers to member associations to agribusiness to farm media. It’s a one-of-a-kind convention and trade show - farmer-focused and farmer-led. You’re guaranteed to walk away with ideas and energy that will have a profound and profitable impact on your farm. That’s why growers from across the nation come back year after year after year.
Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll experience at Commodity Classic
Get in front of the line Commodity Classic is where early adopters discover what’s new and innovative. If you like to be among the first to learn about the latest developments in agriculture, you need to be here. It’s a lot different (and better) than reading about it months later.
Learning that works on your farm Grower education is a huge part of Commodity Classic. Hear about new management practices and ways to improve efficiency. Discover new products and technology. You’ll be challenged, engaged and enlightened. You’ll walk away from San Antonio even smarter and better prepared for next season.
Meet the leaders You’ll hear from an impressive line-up of thought leaders who are on the cutting edge in agriculture - from keynote speakers to seminar presenters, from membership association leaders to government officials. As they share their vision of the future, chances are yours will change as well.
Aisles and aisles of innovation and ideas The trade show at Commodity Classic is one of the largest and most exciting in the nation, with acres of equipment, technology and information. Because the best growers in the nation are here, exhibitors bring in their best people - so you get the chance to talk directly with the suppliers and companies you depend on.
An energetic environment Commodity Classic will stimulate your senses and your imagination. From the powerful General Session to thought-provoking speakers to musical performances - you’ll be energized by the experience every hour, every day.
New farmer friends await The opportunity to meet and share with farmers from across the nation is something people really appreciate about Commodity Classic. You’ll exchange ideas, learn from each other and make friendships you’ll renew every year.
Your grassroots associations at work Commodity Classic is where your membership associations get business done. These grassroots grower-led associations are your voice on Capitol Hill. Since the meetings are open, you can stop by to watch your fellow growers create change and make policy recommendations that have a direct effect on your future.
Commodity Classic Trade Show Vision & Goals
Commodity Classic is America's top agricultural convention and trade show, managed by farmers, for farmers. The trade show connects cutting-edge agribusiness decision-makers with high-caliber, innovative, professional farmer leaders seeking the latest innovations in agriculture. Exhibitors focused on row crop products and services bring their best people here to connect face-to-face with the America's best farmers and ag media attending.
Commodity Classic is where America's best farmers come to see what's new.
Once a company or organization exhibits at Commodity Classic, they tend to keep coming back year after year. Because Commodity Classic is America's largest farmer-led, farmer-focused convention and trade show.
The growers who attend Commodity Classic identify themselves as innovators, leaders and early adopters. Farmers, farm couples and farm families who are among the top producers in the nation. These are the customers you want to reach. And they are all in one place at Commodity Classic.
Ag media also flock to Commodity Classic, so you have the opportunity to tell your story to the trusted sources that your customers depend on.
Contact the event managers listed below for more information about how you can participate at the Commodity Classic 2016.
|Conference/Event Dates:||03/03/2016 - 03/05/2016|
|Expo/Exhibit Dates:||03/03/2016 - 03/05/2016|
|First Move-In Date:||03/01/2016|
|Other Industries:||Agriculture, Agriculture - Horticulture, Associations: Trade / Professional, Business|
|Cost to Attend:||http://www.commodityclassic.com/convention-registration|
|Audience:||Corn, Soybean and Wheat Growers|
|Notes:||2015 Attendee Statistics:
Averages per farm operation based on growers providing demographic information with their registration:
3,009 total acres
1,247 corn acres
1,122 soybean acres
1,247 wheat acres
467 sorghum acres
Per Farm Averages:
$1,786,103 Gross Farm Income
$365,829 Annual Equipment Purchases
$318,274 Annual Seed & Chemical Purchases
$312,363 Annual Fertilizer Purchases
Total Growers at the 2015 Commodity Classic represented:
Nearly $5 billion in Total Gross Farm Income
More than $1 billion in Total Equipment Purchases
Nearly $875 million in Total Seed & Chemical Purchases
More than $858 million in Total Fertilizer Purchases
|Venue:||New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center|
|Venue Phone:||(504) 582-3000|
|Venue Type:||Indoor - Convention Center|
|Official Conference Hotel:||Hotel Information:|
|Conference Hotel URL:||http://www.commodityclassic.com/hotel-reservations|
|Number of Exhibitors:||345+|
|Event Square Footage:||170,500 (2015)|
|Exhibit Floorplan:||Click Here|
|Show Owner:||NCGA, ASA, NAWG, NSP, AEM|
|Show Manager:||Burmeister & Associates, Inc.|
|Booth Size||Booth Cost||Available Amenities|
|10' x 10' (1 - 5 Spaces)||$1,375 Each||Electricity:||Yes||- Unknown Price|
|10' x 10' (6 - 13 Spaces)||$1,250 Each||Water:||n/a|
|10' x 10' (14 - 20 Spaces)||$1,150 Each||Generator:||n/a|
|Inline Premium||Additional $325 Each||Marketing Vehicles Allowed:||Yes|
|Other Booth Sizes Available: Yes|
How do I show up here?
Add a note here, it is only visible by you.
2016 Floorplan & Exhibitor List: