AKE Safety Equipment will be attending the Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie, Georgia on October 15th to 17th. This agriculture based tradeshow, known as “North America’s Premier Farm Show”, has more than 1200 exhibitors showcasing the latest in farm technology, safety equipment, and agriculture tips. The show is unique in that it is held on a 100 acre exhibit area which is next to a 600 acre working research farm. Nearly 100,000 visitors from all over the country attend this show to meet with exhibitors, learn from agriculture experts, and hear about the latest in agriculture research.
The exhibit area has both indoor and outdoor exhibits for every type of farmer. There is even a great interactive tool that you can create your own Expo experience. There are educations seminars and demonstration being held throughout the 3 day event with topics such as Managing Ponds for Great Fishing to Cattle Disease Traceability and Antibiotic Regulations to Dairy Goat Milking Demonstrations. There are trams taking visitors to the working farm areas to see harvesting and tillage demonstrations as well at the latest in irrigation technologies. The show attendees can see the examples of the newest technologies and strategies for cotton, peanut, corn and soybean harvesting. The hands-on demonstrations give the attendees a taste of real farming techniques on an actual farm setting.
One of the great exhibits of the Expo is the “Go for A Spin” exhibit. Visitors can take a test drive on certain vehicles on an indoor and an outdoor track to get a personal driving experience of certain types of vehicles such as pick-up trucks and ATV’s and test different styles and types of tires. Representatives from the manufacturers, including John Deere, Chevrolet, Honda, Yamaha and Titan Tire will be on hand to answer any questions about their products. There are also events for the entire family including the Farmer of the Year award, a Young Farmer Pork Cook-Off contest, Scavenger Hunt and more!
AKE Safety Equipment will have booth #78 in the Agriculture Building #2. If you are attending the show, stop by our booth to see why STOP-FYRETM fire extinguishers are The World’s BEST Fire Extinguisher!TM