Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson will be among the speakers at a Southern Minnesota Land Use Expo on Monday, July 20. Other elected officials are expected as well for a legislative listening session starting at 1pm.

The event begins at 10 and runs till 3pm at the Rodney Krell farm which is 2 miles north of Blooming Prairie on Highway 218.

Besides the speakers, there will be field demonstrations on various types of liquid and solid manure application equipment. There will also be a number of pieces of conservation equipment on hand for inspection.

The Land Use Expo comes about due to growing public concerns about land use and water.

Everyone is welcome to attend.