Ag Protect 1 stems from the success of Premier Crop Insurance. Premier was founded in 2009 and is owned by Ron Barga II and Scott Walker. We are licensed in 10 states and have contracts with 8 of the top 10 insurance companies in the country. With 12 agents and 4 underwriters on staff, we can meet all of your crop insurance needs.
Visit the National Tractor Pullers Association, Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas for THE AMERICAN Mesquite Semi-Finals. This event will bring together the world’s greatest cowboys and cowgirls who will compete for $2 million in the richest one day event in western sports history.
WEATHERFORD, Texas (Feb. 14, 2014) – There’s a reason why Power Service Products is now the official diesel fuel additive of the National Tractor Pullers Association: Power.
Mark your calendar for the 43rd Annual Convention and Awards Banquet at the Columbus Marriott Northwest in Dublin, Ohio on December 6 & 7, 2013. Enjoy the educational seminars, NTPA Full Board meeting, and announcement of new programs at the Convention on Friday, then stay for Saturday’s dinner and presentation of awards. The NTPA will crown its 2013 National Champions and honor the Divisional Pullers of the Year, GN Rookie of the Year, Hard Charger Award recipient, Hall of Fame inductees and more. The banquet Saturday night will be streaming live on www.ntpapull.com presented by Kentucky High Tech Trailers starting at 6:50pm ET.
FRIDAY, December 6
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM: WPI Executive Board Meeting / NTPA Executive Board Meeting
9:00 AM – 7:00 PM: Registration (Registration Area)
11:00 AM – Noon: OPEN TIME (Lunch)
Noon – 1:00 PM: NTPA Election of Officers / Full Board Meeting / NTPA Member State Checks
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: NTPA Member State Programs
1:30 PM – 5:30 PM: Tech School
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM: NTPA Entry School
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Promoter’s Seminar
During the first hour, Don Anspaugh of Isaac, Wiles, Burkholder & Teetor law firm of Columbus will discuss legal matters of liability, waiver/release, etc. For over 25 years, Anspaugh has defended owners and promoters of sports, recreational, and entertainment facilities against liability claims, with an emphasis on motorsports. Don has litigated several defense verdicts and defense summary judgment motions against claims of auto and motorcycle racing participants and spectators. His practice also includes business and transactional matters concerning auto racing, and he represents several Ohio racing facilities and enterprises. The second hour will involve the Case IH dealer tie-in program, a new pre-sale ticket program offered through O’Reilly Auto Parts, the new Tomah/NTPA demographic study, and more!
8:00 PM – 11:00 PM: Cen-Pe-Co Hospitality Room
SATURDAY, December 1
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Registration (Registration Area)
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: NTPA Annual Appreciation Breakfast
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM: NTPA National Programs Meeting
11:00 AM – Noon: Competitor Seminar
Two 30 minute presentations. Ron Barga II from Ag Protect 1 will present on the upcoming changes of crop insurance for 2014 as well as some background on Ag Protect 1. T.J. White from The Climate Corporation will show some of the exciting features of their new product “Climate Pro” as well as some of the other products that The Climate Corporation offers through Ag Protect 1.
Noon – 5:00 PM: OPEN TIME
5:00 PM: K&K Insurance Social Hour
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: NTPA Banquet Meal
7:30 PM – 8:00 PM: Raffle & Opening Remarks
8:00 PM – 10:15 PM – Awards Ceremony
The NTPA sends condolences to official Scott Doty and family (Region 2 and Wolverine Pullers) upon receiving word of his father passing. Visitation is Friday, Nov. 29th from 1pm to 8pm and the funeral is Sat. Nov 30th at 11am at the Rupp Funeral Home 3245 S. Custer Rd. Monroe, MI.
Worthington, Ohio – Mark your calendars! The National Tractor Pullers Association (NTPA) travels to Raleigh, N.C. on Oct. 18-20 for the Region IV North Carolina State Fair Pull-Off. This is the last pull of the NTPA season.
Friday, Oct. 18 at 6 p.m.: Region IV Heavy Super Stock Tractors, Two Wheel Drive Trucks, Modified Tractors, and State Light Four Wheel Drive Trucks
Saturday, Oct. 19 at Noon: Region IV Super Farm Tractors, Two Wheel Drive Trucks, Heavy Super Stock Tractors and State Light Four Wheel Drive Trucks
Saturday, Oct. 19 at 6 p.m.: Region IV Modified Tractors, Modified Mini Tractors, Four Wheel Drive Trucks and State Two Wheel Drive Trucks
Sunday, Oct. 20 at 1 p.m.:Region IV Super Farm Tractors, Modified Mini Tractors, Four Wheel Drive Trucks and State Heavy Super Stock Tractors
For more information on the event, visit www.ncstatefair.org.
The NTPA is the sport’s oldest and most respected truck and tractor pulling sanctioning organization. Governed by a board of directors, the NTPA is managed by World Pulling International (WPI), an independently owned entity. Headquartered in Worthington, Ohio, the NTPA provides rules and regulations and the infrastructures required for organizations throughout the country to arrange truck and tractor pulls. The 2013 NTPA Championship Pulling Circuit is sponsored in part by Case IH, Cen-Pe-Co Lubricants, Columbus Diesel Supply, Enderle Fuel Injection, Heritage Iron, Hypermax Engineering, Kentucky Whoopie, MAC Trailer, Midwest Wheel Inc., Mobil Delvac, the National Tractor Pulling Championships in Bowling Green, Ohio, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Polar Air, PROFAB Machine Inc., Riverside Engine Inc., Shell Rotella, STOP-FYRETM, and United Soybean Board.
NTPA Championship Pulling airs three times weekly as follows: Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m., Wednesdays at 4:30 a.m., and Mondays at 12:30 a.m. Each week, a new episode of NTPA Championship Pulling will premiere on Tuesday and repeat during the scheduled air times listed above. RFD-TV is available through DirecTV (345) and Dish Network (231), along with Time Warner, Comcast, Charter, Suddenlink, Cox and other cable providers. Also, two additional airings per week are made available in high definition in certain areas of the country on RFD-TV HD. Check your current provider for details or log on to www.rfdtv.com.
Tractor Supply Company (TSC) carries NTPA’s official monthly magazine, The Puller, in each of its 650+ locations. The Puller brings you the best in NTPA news, stories and related pulling information. You will also see the NTPA’s PULL! souvenir program available in TSC stores everywhere.
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