While activities related to the World Ag Expo run year-round, active set-up for the worlds largest agricultural exposition begins right after Christmas each year for the annual event the second week of Feburary. Tents large and small must be set up, exhibit booth space marked off, 6,000 yards of bark for outdoor exhibits must be delivered and spread by hand, heavy equipment must be trucked in, off loaded and placed, and a host of other large and small details taken care of ahead of opening day.
Visitors to this year’s World Ag Expo were treated to a new site when they reached the center of the giant outdoor farm show complex. The International Agri-Center and the City of Tulare, Calif., built a new $2.5-million clear-span building to replace the giant tent that had housed a number of exhibits for the last 20 years. The new Pavilion C drew rave reviews from exhibitors and farm show visitors alike....More
About 100,000 agricultural producers from around the world attended the 2013 World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif., in February to learn how a wide range of farm equipment, the latest technology, and services can boost profitability.
Farmers and ranchers are big users of lubricants for their equipment; however, it was a different oil widely applied for the opening of the 46th World Ag Expo in Tulare, Calif., Tuesday. Sunscreen was liberally spread as blue skies, bright sun and afternoon temperatures in the 60s bathed a big crowd for opening day at the International Agri-Center....More
Snow-capped Sierra Nevada peaks framed the Expo grounds as parking lots filled quickly in the morning. Show officials were obviously pleased with the turnout of visitors prowling the 2.6 million square feet of exhibit. More than 1,400 exhibitors are shoe-horned into 2,000 indoor and outdoor exhibit spaces.
World Ag Expo will kick off its 46th annual show tomorrow, Feb.12, 2013 in Tulare, Calif. Gates open at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, and the playing of the National Anthem will be followed by a two-plane flyover, expected shortly before 10 a.m....More
Make sure your rubber boots are in the pickup. It’s almost time for the “Tulare farm show.” Officially known as World Ag Expo, the 46th running of the agricultural event of the winter opens its three-day stretch Feb. 12 at the International Agri-Center in Tulare, Calif....More
Oliver L. North, a combat decorated Marine, New York Times best-selling author, small business founder, columnist and host of "War Stories" on the Fox News Channel, will be the keynote speaker at the Ag Warriors Benefit on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013....More
The International Agri-Center and World Ag Expo presented a check in the amount of $65,000 to the California FFA Association during the organization's 84th Annual Leadership Convention on April 22 in Fresno, Calif....More
California, Arizona farmer Craig Reade: “There are so many advancements in GPS guidance systems and farm equipment. It (World Ag Expo) is a good way to come for a day to bring yourself up to speed on what’s going on in agriculture. You can see it all.”...More