Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Where would agriculture be without women? Nowhere! Women of all
walks of life have positively affected farming. From Illinois Farm Bureau's Field Moms to
the women raising livestock, they all play a huge role.
Are you a woman in the ag community looking to network, enhance
your skills, and have fun? Then the Women in Agriculture Conference
is for you!
On March 21, 2014 in Rock Island, IL at Jumer's Casino and
Hotel, women are gathering to celebrate agriculture
The conference begins with a special Thursday evening
dinner with Dr. Ron Hanson, Professor of Agribusiness at the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln. It starts with a social hour at 5
p.m. and the fun continues until 8 p.m. Bring a guest!
Bright and early on Friday (21st) at 8 a.m. a light
breakfast will be served. The rest of the day is jam-packed
with knowledgeable speakers and relevant breakout sessions.
Breakout sessions will cover topics such as marketing, container
gardening, iPad technology, estate planning, social advocacy,
environmental issues and much more! The day will wrap up at 4 p.m.
with some great door prizes.
Registration Fee Information:
Thursday Evening with Dr. Ron Hanson- $35
Friday Conference- $60
$75 day of the conference
questions about registration, please contact Sarah Grant at the
McDonough County Farm Bureau at 309-837-3350 or via email at
For any other questions, please contact DeAnne Bloomberg at the
Rock Island County Farm Bureau at 309-736-7432.
For More Info Contact:
for the full agenda.
for a map and location information.
Click here to watch a video of Dr. Hanson
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