December Agriculture and Farm Trade Shows

December Agriculture and Farm Trade Shows

AKE Safety Equipment  will be attending four agricultural trade shows in December to top off a great year of trade shows and events.  Stop by the AKE booths at the agriculture tradeshows listed below to find out why STOP-FYRE® fire extinguishers are the “World’s BEST fire extinguisher”! AKE Safety Equipment is looking forward to attending the shows and sharing how STOP-FYRE® fire extinguishers can keep your tractors and farming equipment safe from fire damage!

Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show – Amarillo, Texas – Booth #C1551A

The 30th Annual Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show is being held December 2nd to 4th at the Amarillo Civic Center. The Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show brings the best products and new technologies to farmers and ranchers in the 9 state region around northern Texas. The attendees to the show will have the chance to interact with over 400 vendors, obtain necessary CEU (Continuing Education Units) credits and network with other farmers and ranchers. The show will focus on the latest information and technology for dairy equipment, fertilizer, irrigation, animal health, financial services, machinery (tractor and farm equipment), cattle feeding and handling, precision agriculture products and farm safety equipment.  AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth #C1551A showcasing the STOP-FYRE® fire extinguisher.

Greater Peoria Farm Show – Peoria, Illinois – Booth #910               

The 33rd Annual Greater Peoria Farm Show runs December 2nd to 5th at the Peoria Civic Center in Peoria, Illinois.  This is Illinois’s largest indoor farm show with over 150,000 square feet of agriculture exhibits and displays as well as an outdoor exhibition area for livestock, hay, and forage products.  There will be over 350 vendors representing 1000 different product lines and services.  The show will have the latest information and technology for fuels and lubricants, farm safety, pharmacy, forage, pesticides, seeds, real estate, dairy farming, manure storage, feed supplements, and business services. AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth #910. The Greater Peoria Farm Show runs daily from 9am to 4pm. Admission to the show is free!  There are seminars on the latest in drone technology from Chad Colby of and the weather outlook for 2015 and how it will affect the farm crops. Chevrolet will be featuring new trucks and vehicles with “Ride and Drive” events during the show. Lucky attendees can win $1000 in “Show Bucks” daily at noon. There is a farm toy show and an antique tractor show. RFD-TV will be presenting live updates from the show.

Nebraska Power Farming Show– Lincoln, Nebraska – Pavilion 2 Booth #2201

The Nebraska Power Farming Show is being held at the Lancaster Events Center at 4100 North 84th Street in Lincoln, Nebraska from December 9th to 11th. The Nebraska Power Farming Show is the 2nd largest indoor farm show in North America with exhibit areas of over 400,000 square feet. There are 5 buildings on the grounds for vendors, displays, hands-on exhibits, and classrooms for seminars. There are 940 vendors and 2302 booths at the show. The vendors represent businesses and organizations in 23 states and 4 Canadian provinces. Farmers and ranchers from around the Midwest United States attend the show. Show attendees can see and test the best new agriculture products and technologies as well as speak to experts and vendors about the latest trends and innovations in farming and agriculture. The show focuses on the latest information and equipment for row crops, hay/forage, irrigation, grain storage and handling, see handling, livestock equipment and supplies, seeds, fertilizers and chemicals. AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth 2201 in Pavilion 2 for the show.  There will be seminars targeted especially for the farming community. The seminars are sponsored in part by the University of Nebraska Extension Services. Attendees will be able to earn CEU (Continuing Education Units) for the seminars. The Nebraska Power Farming Show has free parking and free admission throughout the event.


Indiana-Illinois Farm and Outdoor Power Equipment Show– Lincoln, Nebraska –Booth #33A                    

December 16th to 18th, is the Indiana/Illinois Farm and Outdoor Power Show at the Indiana State Fairgrounds West Pavilion in Indianapolis, Indiana. There is over 170,000 square feet of exhibit space.  The Indiana/Illinois Farm and Outdoor Power Equipment Show is a great opportunity for farmers and vendors to speak one-on-one and get tips for next year’s planning and harvesting. The over 350 vendors will be displaying the latest information on short line, seeds, supplies, chemicals, livestock equipment, grain handling, storage, buildings, and replacement parts. Plus, tractor manufacturers John Deere, Case, and Cat will be available to discuss the best new technologies in self-propelled sprayers, seed tenders, and outdoor power equipment. There will be free seminars throughout the two days of the shows.  Gary Truitt of Hoosier Ag Today will be hosting discussions about the New Farm Bill programs and drone technology. AKE Safety Equipment will be at Booth 33A showcasing STOP-FYRE® fire extinguishers and their importance in keeping your home, barn and tractor safe from fire emergencies.