Agweek Farm Show to feature cheese curds from Little Red Dairy and speakers on important farm topics

The Agweek Farm Show will be held March 7-8 in Rochester, Minnesota.

The Agweek Farm Show is held Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at Graham Arena in Rochester, Minnesota.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Agweek Farm Show will be back at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds March 7-8, with interesting speakers from the world of ag and cheese curd samples from Little Red Dairy.

Formerly known as the Agri-News Farm Show, the show is in its 41st year in 2023. Confirmed presentations include the following, with more to be added soon:

  • Martin Larson, speaking about oats marketing.
  • A panel on careers in ag business.
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation personnel, presenting an update on all transportation related to agriculture.
  • Wagner Oehler Ltd law firm.
  • Merchants Bank.

Little Red Dairy, of Thielman, Minnesota, will be offering cheese curd samples from 3 - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8. Attendees at the Agweek Farm Show will have the chance to sample cheese curd flavors and vote on their favorite one. The announcement of the Agweek Farm Show Flavor will be made at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday to cap off this year's show.
Olmsted County Pork Producers will be selling lunch at the show on Tuesday, March 7. Three Rivers Cattlemen will be selling lunch on Wednesday, March 8.

Tonya Miller of Real Tuff Livestock Equipment, right, shows Robby Roeder of Stewartville a livestock maternity pen during the Agweek Farm Show Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at Graham Arena in Rochester, Minnesota.
Traci Westcott / Post Bulletin

The show is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8.

Vendor registration closes on Feb. 20. This is a can’t miss opportunity to target agriculture buyers and farmers for agriculture exhibits, presentations and opportunities for area ag businesses. Opportunities include sponsorship packages, paid stage time at the show, and other additional advertising options.


The Graham Arena Complex is located at 1570 Fairgrounds Ave SE, Rochester MN. Free parking is available on the fairgrounds and the show is free for visitors.

Contact McKayla Eversman at for further details regarding the 2023 show or visit

Jenny Schlecht is the director of ag content for Agweek and serves as editor of Agweek, Sugarbeet Grower and BeanGrower. She lives on a farm and ranch near Medina, North Dakota, with her husband and two daughters. You can reach her at or 701-595-0425.
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