It was 1964 in Atlanta, Indiana, and single cross hybrid corn was the talk of the town. Sonny Beck, CEO of Beck’s, had just graduated from Purdue University with a mission of delivering this new, exciting data to the farmer. That summer, thirty farmers and friends gathered together for the first-ever Beck’s Field Show.
Categories: CropTalk, 2022
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During an interview, I asked seven Beck’s employees the same question: “What makes summer Field Shows so special to Beck’s? All seven employees replied with the same answer. ”It’s the people.”
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It’s 8:55 a.m., and you just arrived at your local field show. After you park, it’s time to head to registration. Have the kids with you? Be sure to get them a goodie-filled backpack when you register. After registration, it’s time to eat!
Categories: CropTalk, 2021
Farming is a moving target. Whether it is extreme weather conditions, tough-to-control weeds, or changes in technology, there is something to learn every year. To help you navigate these topics and fi nd ways to increase ROI year-after-year, you’re invited to discover the number one agronomic resource — Beck’s Practical Farm Research (PFR)® — at Becknology™ Days 2020.
Categories: CropTalk, 2020
Tags: CropTalk, Becknology Days, field shows, 2020 field shows
We’ve never seen anything like 2020. Our team has been working to innovate, adapt, and overcome the unique challenges of 2020 while delivering an exceptional field show season. Here is a preview of what you’ll experience at our field shows next month.
Have you ever attended Becknology Days? Each year, Beck's puts on several different field shows throughout the Midwest, but Becknology Days is an event held at the home site in Atlanta, Ind. Visitors have the opportunity to experience a perfect blend of agronomics, new product information, and educational seminars with their success in mind. There are also many activities for families and children, as well as great food and a great atmosphere.
This is my first experience at Becknology Days and I am having a wonderful time. Check out some photos I snapped yesterday while at the event.
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