Meetings & Events

NAWG’s Board of Directors has three regular meetings each year.

The fall meeting, known as the Fall Wheat Conference, and the winter meeting, known as the Wheat Industry Winter Conference, are held in conjunction with U.S. Wheat Associates.

The third meeting, NAWG’s annual meeting, is held as part of Commodity Classic, the premier convention and trade show for the wheat, corn, soybean and sorghum industries.

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Commodity Classic

The 2016 Commodity Classic will be held in New Orleans, LA, March 3-5. To view the full schedule of events, click here.

Tuesday, March 01
Trade Show Move-in 8:00 am-8:00 pm

Wednesday, March 02
Trade Show Move-in 8:00 am-6:00 pm
Registration Desk open 8:00-7:00 pm
Tour Desk Open 7:00 am-5:00 pm
NAWG Committee Meetings 7:00 am-6:00 pm
Welcome Reception 5:00-7:00 pm
NAWG President Reception & WheatPAC Auction 7:00-10:00 pm

Thursday, March 03
Registration Desk Open 6:45 am-6:00 pm
NAWG Board of Directors Meeting 8:00-12:00 pm
Trade Show Lunch 12:00-1:30 pm
NWF Board Meeting 12:00-4:00 pm
National Association of Wheat Growers 3:00-3:30 pm (Room 715)

Friday, March 04
Tour Desk Open 8:00 am-4:00 pm
General Session 9:00-11:00 am
Trade Show Lunch 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Saturday, March 05
NAWG 12:10-12:15 pm
Evening of Entertainment 8:30-9:45 pm

Fall Wheat Conference

The 2016 Fall Wheat Conference will be held in Denver, Colo. Nov. 2-6, 2016.

National Wheat Improvement Committee

The National Wheat Improvement Committee annual fly-in will be held on March 13-15, 2016.

Future Meetings

Get dates for future wheat industry meetings.