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ORGANIC SALES OUTPACE CONVENTIONAL CROPS

January 10, 2020

The agriculture industry is no stranger to volatility in the market place. Organic is more than just stewardship of the land, it can transform your profitability. Take a closer look at this article and the strong market outlook for organic crops. Continued strong price premiums and growing demand resulted in organic crop sales doubling from […]

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AgriSecure to Discuss Transition at Minnesota Organic Conference

December 17, 2019

AgriSecure account executives Kenn Jenkins and Pete Kapustka will share the company’s perspective on how to manage the transition process into organic production at the 2020 Minnesota Organic Conference. Becoming an organic grower requires a field not having any prohibited substance or genetically modified crops on it for 36 months, and that time period can […]

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AgriSecure Hosting Two Sessions on Organic Farming at Farmer2Farmer

November 26, 2019

AgriSecure co-founders Bryce Irlbeck and J.P. Rhea will be hosting farmer panels at Farmer2Farmer next month. Farmer Business Network’s (FBN) annual conference will take place at the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Neb., on Dec. 11-13, 2019 and will include a tradeshow, farmer panels, several keynote speakers and networking opportunities for attendees. Irlbeck will moderate […]

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AgriSecure Co-Founder to Speak on Organic Transition at Iowa Organic Conference

November 14, 2019

Bryce Irlbeck, a fifth-generation farmer and co-founder of AgriSecure, an organic advisory service that helps growers profit from large-scale organic crop production, will be speaking at the 2019 Annual Iowa Organic Conference this month. Irlbeck will present “Making the Transition: Tips from a Company and Personal Perspective” in the first breakout session on Monday, Nov. […]

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Podcast: Going Large Scale Organic with FarmTank

October 8, 2019

J.P. Rhea, AgriSecure co-founder, recently joined the FarmTank podcast to discuss his journey to and learning from large scale organic farming. “You have to adapt to survive, there’s no complaining and we’re not entitled to grow whatever we want. We have to figure it out, run a business, and make money” — J.P. Rhea Listen to […]

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AgriSecure hosting Clinic and Field Tour for Farmers to Learn About the Organic Profit Opportunity

June 28, 2019

Consumer demand for organic food has increased by 300%+ in the last decade, feed grade organic corn is trading at over $9.00 per bushel, however, the U.S. is importing organic corn and soybeans! Join the AgriSecure Organic Clinic and Field Tour on August 6th to hear and see how we are deploying our organic expertise, […]

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AgriSecure Hosting Organic Field Day for Farmers on June 28th

May 29, 2019

AgriSecure is hosting an Organic Field Day near Manning, Iowa to discuss how a diverse cropping rotation can deliver both economic and agronomic benefits to transitioning and organic row crop farms in the Midwest. Bryce Irlbeck, B&B Irlbeck Farms Owner and AgriSecure Co-Founder, will review how crops such as canola, yellow field peas, oats, rye […]

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Services for new & experienced organic row crop growers on the rise

April 15, 2019

The rapid increase in consumer demand for organic food products is well documented and largely understood.  U.S. farmers have been; however, slow to respond by adding acres slowly.  The result has been significant and attractive price premiums relative to conventional crop counterparts. Corn & Soybean Digest covers the growth in services aimed at helping new […]

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AgFunder explores barriers to increasing organic grain production, and emerging solution providers

February 24, 2019

Why aren’t U.S. farmers keeping up with demand for organic feed and food grains?  The overall growth of certified U.S. organic production continues to behind demand, despite increasing farmer interest in converting all or some of their acres to organic. Lauren Manning of AgFunder explores how important barriers to entry impact farmer adoption and highlights […]

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Organics & AgriSecure to be Featured at FBN’s Farmer2Farmer

November 7, 2018

AgriSecure is excited to be participating in panels and presentations focused on the benefits of organic staple crop production at FBN’s Farmer2Farmer conference on December 12-14, 2018 in Omaha, Nebraska. Panels and discussions including AgriSecure and AgriSecure clients will include, To Be or Not To Be – Organic Transition Management, Making Organic Work on Your […]

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