Simmons Agri-Summit Well Attended and Informative
Simmons Bank, a sponsor of the Ag Council of Arkansas, hosted its 3rd annual Agri-Summit in White Hall on Thursday. The event was well attended and featured three guest speakers who offered insightful information for attendees. Guest speakers included Dr. David Kohl, who addressed economic issues impacting agriculture, Attorney David Bridgforth, who provided an overview of the farm bill, and Jay Mahaffey from the Monsanto Scott Learning Center in Mississippi, who offered his thoughts on cropping systems in the Mid-South related to soybeans, corn and cotton. The meeting was attended by roughly 350 people, many of whom are customers of the bank and involved in production agriculture.