The ICBM Ag Conference has shifted to a virtual format this year. 

The Ag Conference focuses on keeping ag lenders up to date on their industry and that of their customers. Hear updates on the current farm financial outlook, grain marketing strategies, and resources available to farm families. It will also be an opportunity to hear from some successful and innovative ag business leaders on what opportunities and challenges they see in the next few years for the agriculture industry.

November 17
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. CST

$99 per bank member individual / $199 per non-member individual

$250 per associate member individual (non-sponsor)

Who should attend:
All community banks – and all staff from CEO to lenders – can attend. 

Associate members are invited.*
*Sponsorship packages include registration depending on sponsorship level. Contact Greg McCurry at to discuss sponsorship opportunities. 


10:30 a.m. - Welcome
10:40 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. - Farm Transitions, Myron Friesen - Farm Financial Strategies
12:00 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. - Lunch & Learn, Vendor Showcase
12:50 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. - Virtual Roundtable, Peer-to-Peer Discussion Breakouts
1:15 p.m. - 1:35 p.m. - COVID-19 Update, Kent Thiesse - MinnStar Bank, National Association
1:35 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. - TBA
2:50 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Closing Comments

2020 Ag Conference Sponsors




Ag Conference Committee

Full NameCompanyCityPosition
Kent ThiesseMinnstar Bank National AssociationLake CrystalCo-Chair
Scott WakefieldCorTrust Bank National AssociationMayerCo-Chair
Jake JennigesIntegrity Bank PlusWabassoMember
Kara PahlCommunity Bank MankatoVernon CenterMember

Questions? Contact Patti Coles at or 651-789-3987

Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the deadline to receive a refund for your registration is two weeks before the conference, subject to a $50 administrative cancellation fee. Cancellations received 14 days or less prior to the event will not be eligible for a refund.