With the 2021 CAAR Conference going virtual due to COVID-19, the Pro-Ag Investments Auction will be hosted online over three days from February 9-11, 2021.
Working with CharityAuctionsToday to facilitate the online auction, we're making it easier for you to bid on auction products through online and mobile bidding, all from the comfort of your home or office. Auction items will be available to preview ahead of the event and bidding will open on February 9, 10:00 am CDT and close on February 11, 5:00 pm CDT.
Features of the online auction are:
New for 2021: You don’t need to attend the CAAR Conference to bid on auction items, just pre-register on the auction website and you’re ready to start viewing and bidding on items.
Longer Time to Browse & Bid: The Pro-Ag Investments Auction will be hosted over the three days of the 2021 Virtual CAAR Conference, giving you more time to browse and place bids on items you want to purchase.
Donated Product: Auction items are available to view online as soon as we receive them and include an image, product description and donor information
Complimentary Registration: Pre-register to set up your bidding account so you’re ready to view and bid on items when the auction launches
Bidding Options: Conveniently bid on items from the comfort of your home or office through online and mobile bidding
Outbid Notifications: Receive notifications by text and email when you’re outbid so you can rebid
Fast Checkout: Once you’ve been determined as the highest bidder you can pay with a credit card or by invoice
Donate Auction Product and Receive Sponsorship Recognition and Benefits
Support the association by donating product to the CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Online Auction, which helps raise funds to strengthen CAAR’s operations and industry activities.
50% SRP of your auction donation counts towards sponsorship recognition and increases your company’s benefits and exposure!
ABOUT THE PRO-AG INVESTMENTS
The Pro-Ag Investment’s Auction is one of the highlight events at the CAAR Conference and also CAAR’s only fundraiser, contributing up to 10 per cent of the association’s annual revenue. Proceeds from the auction directly support CAAR’s advocacy activities, support of industry initiatives, agricultural scholarships, upgrades to existing programs and services and the development of new ones.
Show your support by participating in the online CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Auction as a bidder, a donor or both!
There are three ways to support the initiatives funded by CAAR Pro-Ag Investments:
1. Donate to the Auction: Donate items like crop inputs, flat screen TVs and other electronics. Products donated to the CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Auction will contribute to your sponsorship level at the CAAR Conference at a rate of 50% of SRP.
2. Bid and Buy at the Auction: No auction is complete without its buyers. Attend the online CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Auction and know that every dollar you spend goes directly to the association.
3. Direct Donations: We are always grateful for donations; you’ll be recognized for your generous support with your donation contributing to a sponsorship level at the CAAR Conference.