AKE Safety Equipment is looking forward to attending many agriculture and farming shows and tractor pulling events in 2014. There are 7 tradeshows that AKE Safety Equipment will be attending in January. These shows are great opportunities for representatives of AKE Safety Equipment to share how STOP-FYRETM is the World’s BEST fire extinguisherTM!
Dakota Farm Show
The first agriculture show of the year is the 31st Annual Dakota Farm Show from January 7th to 9th at the USD Dakotadome in Vermillion, South Dakota. The show has over 280 exhibitors and 1000 different product lines featuring the latest technology in farm equipment and services. AKE Safety Equipment is sponsoring a $500 cash drawing that will take place at 3pm daily with a total of $1500 in Arena West. Stop by Booth # 559 to say hello! The show is produced by FarmShows USA, which produces many other farm shows throughout the year.
IDEAg Northern Illinois Farm Show
AKE Safety Equipment will also be at the 32nd Annual IDEAg Northern Illinois Farm Show January 8th and 9th in DeKalb, Illinois. The event takes place at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center. 250 local and national exhibitors and over 8,000 attendees will be at this event. There will be Continuing Education seminars developed by the University of Illinois Extension Services. The seminars topics include learning about new agriculture technology, helping with crop planning, weather forecasting and finding out the latest information on biodiesel fuels and pesticides. AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth 624.
KNID Agrifest Farm Show
The 18th Annual KNID Agrifest Farm Show takes place January 10th and 11th at the Chisholm Trail Expo Center in Enid, Oklahoma. This show is Northwest Oklahoma’s largest farm show with informative seminars and demonstrations, crafts, raffles and unique items. There are over 250 vendor booths. The show is targeted to farmers and ranchers. AKE Safety Equipment is proud to be a part of this great event.
Wisconsin Agri-Business Association-Wisconsin Crop Management Conference and Agri-Industry Showcase
AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth 106 at the Wisconsin Crop Management Conference and Agri-Industry Showcase at the Alliant Energy Center. The show runs January 14th to 16th. The Agri-Industry Showcase is the premiere agricultural business industry event in the Midwest. The show has over 100 exhibitors and exhibits displaying heavy equipment, trailers, commercial fertilizer and chemical manufacturers, seed companies and farm safety companies. The conference has Certified Crop Advisor training seminars. The show is collaboration between the Wisconsin Agri-Business Association and the University of Wisconsin.
Sioux Falls Farm Show
AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth Center 821 at the 17th Annual Sioux Falls Farm Show January 22nd to 24th in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The show takes place at the Sioux Falls Area Convention Center and W. H. Lyon Fairgrounds. There will be over 300 exhibitors showcasing over 1000 different products at this show with over 25,000 farmers and ranchers attending the 2 day event. Seminars will be provided by the South Dakota State University Extension Services at the West End of the Convention Center that focusing on the business side of farming and preparing for the 2014 planting season. CURRY and N-RICH are sponsoring a daily $2500 seed and fertilizer giveaway.
Iowa Power Farming Show
AKE Safety Equipment will be a vendor at the Iowa Power Farming Show January 28th to 29th at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines, Iowa. This event is the 3rd largest farm show in the United States with attendance up to 23,000 over the 3 day event. There are over 750 vendors and 1840 booths in the 7.0 acres of display space. The focus of the Iowa Power Farming Show is on farming equipment such as tractors, skid loaders, sprayers, combines, tillage, planters, utility vehicles, outdoor power equipment and farm safety equipment.
KMOT Ag Expo
The last show in January that AKE Safety Equipment will be attending is the 43rd Annual KMOT Ag Expo from January 29th to 31st at the State Fair Center on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds in Minot, North Dakota. The Ag Expo is the largest indoor agricultural show in the upper Midwest. Over 360 exhibitors in 950 booths will be showcasing the latest in agricultural technology and equipment. There will be livestock showcases and informational seminars during the show. This is also a Living Ag Classroom for area 4th graders, which is a great way for students and parents to learn how food gets from the farms to the grocery stores. Parking and admission is free for this show.