James Bower, Owner & President of Bower Trading, Inc.

Risk Management Meeting with Bower Trading on February 28, 2011

James Bower is Owner and President of Bower Trading, Inc., a full service commodities futures and options brokerage firm specializing in trading the global agricultural markets. James has more than 30 years of experience in the commodities and futures business, and has been featured on Fox News, CNN, Wall Street Journal, US Farm Report, Bloomberg and many more.

The Pickaway County Farm Bureau invites you to a special risk management event with Bower Trading. Learn how to set yourself up for success in 2011 with the latest information in today’s volatile market.

Date: Monday, February 28, 2011

Time: 8:00 AM (light refreshments will be served)

Location: Ohio Christian University – Science & Logistics Center (1476 Lancaster Pike, Circleville, Ohio 43113)

Cost: $30.00 (Free for Farm Bureau members from Fairfield, Pickaway, Fayette & Ross Counties. If you are a member of a different County Farm Bureau please let us know in advanced to work out discount pricing)

In addition, we will hear from guests Phil Altstaetter, Crop Nutrient Manager for Trupointe, to learn about input and fertilizer purchasing, Todd Ruff from Ruff & Associates to learn about crop insurance, and Hank Bartholomew from Nationwide Agribusiness to talk safety on the farm.

Members who need to earn a safety meeting credit for being enrolled in the OFBF BWC group rating program through CompManagement can earn their credit by attending Hank Bartholomew’s program that begins after lunch. Please bring your BWC policy number with you if you want to register for credit.

RSVP to the Pickaway/Ross County Farm Bureau office to reserve your seat today at 1-800-992-3276.