Going to the world’s largest farm exposition in February? The 2014 World Ag Expo Mobile App will help you plan your visit and maximize your time at the show.

The International Agri-Center, incooperation with Western Farm Press and Penton, offer the free World Ag Expo Mobile App for the 2014 World Ag Expo, Feb. 11-13, at the International Agri-Center in Tulare, Calif.

The new WAE 2014 Mobile App, sponsored by Trimble Navigation Inc. as a platinum sponsor and Valley Irrigation as a gold sponsor, plus others, will allow visitors to glean a wealth of World Ag Expo information instantly at their fingertips.

The new app is available for all mobile platforms through the app stores for the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Blackberry, Android, or other web-enabled phones to allow visitors to receive important, up-to-the-minute news alerts and breaking news from World Ag Expo.

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Want to know quickly how to get from one area of the show to another? It’s simple…just enter the name of the vendor or site in the app and it will guide you.

The exhibitor map on the 2014 World Ag Expo Mobile App allows you to set up appointments with reminders, including 2014 Hay & Forage or BEEF Magazine seminars, and others.

The app helps you:

  • Organize your World Ag Expo schedule.
  • Download exhibitor information and locations.
  • See maps of the show grounds.
  • View photos of the show.
  • Follow and join in on the twitter feed at #wae14.
  • Download brochures and videos.
  • Find your actual location on the World Ag Expo grounds.

“We believe the 2014 World Ag Expo app will greatly enhance participants experience at this year’s World Ag Expo,” said Greg Frey, vice president of Penton and publisher of Farm Press.

Farm Press is a member of the Agricultural Group at Penton which publishes Western Farm Press, Delta Farm Press, Southeast Farm Press, and Southwest Farm Press.

Western Farm Press is a cosponsor of World Ag Expo and publishes the official Expo magazine and show guide.

“The Mobile App will help our attendees gain the most value from their World Ag Expo experience,” said Jerry Sinift, International Agri-Center’s chief executive officer.

To download the WAE 2014 Mobile App:

For iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad Users: From your mobile device, visit the app store, search for WAE 2014, and click on the ‘free’ button to take you to the install screen.

For other phone types, including Blackberry, Google Android, and all other web-enabled phones: Point your mobile device's browser to http://m.core-apps.com/wae2014. You will be directed to the proper app download for your device.

The 2014 World Ag Expo will include 1,600 exhibitors displaying the latest cutting edge technology and equipment on 2.6 million acre feet of show grounds.

About 100,000 people annually attend World Ag Expo from about 70 countries.

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