Minnesota Crop Insurance Conference

Save the Date for the 2021 Minnesota Crop Insurance Conference: September 15-16, 2021

The Midwest’s largest crop insurance conference

The Minnesota Crop Insurance Conference is one of the largest gatherings of crop insurance agents in the Midwest. Attendees will hear industry speakers address topics directly relevant to crop insurance agents and interact with over 600 other crop insurance professionals. The 2021 conference will be held September 15-16, 2021.

Conference Registration

Conference registration will open in July 2021.


Room blocks are available at nearby hotels under the name “2021 MN Crop Insurance Conference.” Reserve your room by August 15, 2021 to be eligible for the rates listed below (not including tax). After August 15, reservations will be on a space and rate available basis.

Holiday Inn Express and Suites: $124.99

County Inn & Suites Mankato: $110 or $120

Hilton Garden Inn: $115

Mankato City Center Hotel: $89.99

Continuing Education

The conference offers continuing education credits in the following states:

  • Iowa (pending)
  • Minnesota (pending)
  • North Dakota (pending)
  • South Dakota (pending)
  • Wisconsin (pending)

2021 Minnesota Crop Insurance Conference

September 15-16, 2021


Registration will open in July 2021.

2021 Featured Speakers

Visit our Crop Insurance Conference Archive to learn more about past events!

Dr. David Kohl

Dr. David KohlDr. Dave Kohl is a Professor Emeritus of Agricultural Finance and Small Business Management and Entrepreneurship in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at Virginia Tech. Dr. Kohl has keen insight into the agriculture industry gained through extensive travel, research, and involvement in ag businesses. He has conducted more than 7,000 presentations and published more than 2,500 articles in his career. Dr. Kohl’s wisdom and engagement with all levels of the industry provide a unique perspective into future trends. Dr. Kohl is currently President of AgriVisions, LLC, a knowledge-based consulting business providing cutting-edge programs to leading agricultural organizations worldwide. He is also a business coach and part owner of Homestead Creamery, a value-added dairy business in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

David Horsager

David HorsagerDavid Horsager, MA, CSP, CPAE is the CEO of Trust Edge Leadership Institute, national bestselling author of The Trust Edge, inventor of the Enterprise Trust Index™, and director of one of the nation’s foremost trust studies: The Trust Outlook™. His work has been featured in prominent publications such as Fast Company, Forbes, and The Wall Street Journal. David has advised leaders and delivered life-changing presentations on six continents, with audiences ranging everywhere from FedEx, Toyota and global governments to the New York Yankees and the Department of Homeland Security.

Additional speakers include:

  • Richard Flournoy, USDA Risk Management Agency
  • Drew Lerner, World Weather, Inc.
  • Ray Massey, University of Missouri Extension
  • Alex Offerdahl, Watts and Associates
  • Collin Peterson, Combest, Sell & Associates, LLC
  • Matt Roberts, The Kernmantle Group
  • Tom Sell, Combest, Sell & Associates, LLC
  • Edward Usset, University of Minnesota