Midwest Expo and Field Days

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1741 290th Street, Melbourne, Iowa
July 23, 2021      8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
July 24, 2021      8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Events

Mini Excavator Rodeo
Categories:  Ages 11-18 & 19 & over   Prizes awarded for the most skilled operator

Trench Safety and Protective Systems
Contractor Supply will demonstrate different types of protective systems for trenching.
Presentations at 9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. (Friday) and 9:00 a.m. (Saturday)

Iowa Learning Farms

ACMOC Antique Machinery Show
Iowa ACMOC Chapter will have on display antique CAT equipment.

Virtual Operator Training
Test your operating skills virtually.  EOT will have the newest in technology-based operator training.

Pot Holing Demonstration
Presentations at 10:0 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. (Friday) and 10:00 am. (Saturday)
Vermeer will demonstrate the newest innovation in pot holing.

Agricultural Drainage and Management Coalition
Keegan Kult will present the Polk County Saturated Buffer Project.  Presentation on Friday at 11:00 a.m.  &  3:00 p.m.

Drone Usage by Propelleraero
A demonstration on  the usage of drones to estimate project completion.  The demonstration will be in conjunction with CAT’s Trimble Stratus.

Compaction Testing
Presentation on the importance and process of compaction and sampling of soil.
Presentation will be at 8:00 a.m. .and 4:00 p.m. (Friday), 8:00 a.m. (Saturday)

2 Mile Off Road Race
Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – Explore the LICA farm on a 2 mile walk/run/crawl.

Machinery Displays
Vermeer
CAT – Altorfer/Ziegler
John Deere – Martin/Murphy
Titan Machinery
RMS (Road Machinery Supply)
Mid Country
Housby

Exhibitors (booths)
Hickenbottom Inc.
Purple Wave Auction
Prins /UFG
Precision Intake
Country Enterprises
Agri Drain
Springfield Plastics
Iowa Department of Agriculture
Kahn Tile Supply
Mid Tech Services
Prinsco
ADS
Roberts Welding & Fabricating
Bryan Heavy Equipment and Auction
River Valley Pipe