Known as the World’s Fair of Agriculture, the Farm Progress Show is being August 26, 27 and 28th, 2014 in Boone Iowa. With 650 vendors, 60 of whom will be new to the show this year, there will be plenty for visitors to see and do.

The exhibit field opens to the public between 8 and 4 tomorrow (Wed) and Thursday.

Farm Progress Show representatives have predicted as many as 150,000 people from nearly 50 states and 60 different countries will attend this year’s event.

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KMZU’s Jenny Butterfield talks with Industry Leaders:

Jim Blome – Bayer Crop Science – President and CEO

Jim Blome

Christoph Britenstrota – Bayer – Product Manager for Portfolio of Corn Herbicides and Jody Wynia – Bayer Crop Science – Corn Marketing Manager

Britenstrota Wynia

Tim Book – SFP Regional Manager for Missouri and Southern Iowa

Tim Book

Chris Tingle – Syngenta – Head of Water Optimization

Chris Tingle

Ross Weikel – Syngenta – Head of soybeans North America

Ross Weikel

Nick Fassler – BASF –  Marketing Manager

Nick Fassler