Randy Baker, president and chief executive officer, Case IH Agricultural Equipment, will discuss the future of mechanized agriculture on March 11, during the 3rd annual Southwest Ag Summit in Yuma, Ariz.

Baker was appointed president in 2006 and has full responsibility for the Case IH business worldwide.

From 2004-2005 Baker served as vice-president of North American marketing where he directed agriculture marketing, parts, and service operations for the company.

The Southwest Ag Summit will be held March 11-12 at the Yuma Civic Center. The Yuma Fresh Vegetable Association and the University of Arizona are organizing the event to share vital information affecting the vegetable industry.

Educational breakout sessions moderated by researchers, educators, and industry professionals will address current and emerging issues including water management, fertilizer workshops, fuel, and renewable resources.

Applications have been made for PCA and CCA credits.

For more information, contact Jolynn Pangerl at (928) 783-9355 or go online to www.swagsummit.com.