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Young Ag Professional Summer Conf. July 13

Published Jun. 19, 2013 | Discuss this article on Facebook

Champaign, Clark, Darke, and Miami Counties are hosting a Summer Mini Conference for Young Ag Professionals

When: July 13th, 2013  3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  Poor Farmers Campgrounds, 7211 N. Lostcreek-Shelby Rd., Fletcher OH

Who:  Anyone ages 18-35, singles and married, who are interested in improving the business of agriculture, learning new ideas and developing leadership skills.

Agenda

3:30-4 p.m.  Registration

4-5:30 p.m. Sessions

Session 1: Nutrient Management The 4 R's.  What are the requirements going to be in the future.

Session 2:  Starting your Farm. 1. SARE- Sustainable Agriculture, Research & Education - grants.  2. How to establish farm as a business.  3.  Cost Sharing money from NRCS  4.  Panel Q & A.

5:30-6 p.m.  Networking

6-7 p.m.  Dinner

7-7:15  Farm Bureau 101 - why get involved and what programs are going on.

7:15-8 p.m.  Entertainment / Speaker

8 p.m. to -?  Networking

Cost 

$5 for Farm Bureau members

$10 for Non-Farm Bureau members

RSVP - by July 5 by calling the Farm Bureau office, 937-335-1471 phone

1-855-335-1471 toll-free

miami@ofbf.org - email

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