Keynote speakers include Paul Wesselmann, The Ripples Guy, and Hannah Thompson-Weeman with the Animal Agriculture Alliance
Registration is now open for the Ag LEAD Summit that will be held virtually on March 12.
The conference will be broken into four tracks: Leading Your Own Self Development, Engaging Consumers, Advocating for Agriculture and Developing Agribusinesses. Workshop topics will include connecting with consumers, time management, consumer trends, volunteer recruitment and more.
The event is being coordinated by WFBF’s Promotion and Education Committee whose mission is to build awareness and understanding of agriculture and provide leadership development for the agricultural community.
“We are excited to bring members together virtually for leadership development and collaboration on ways to effectively connect with consumers,” WFBF Promotion and Education Committee chair Lynn Leahy said. “I encourage anyone with an interest in promoting Wisconsin’s diverse agriculture industry to attend.”
Rural Mutual Insurance Company is co-sponsor of the Ag LEAD Summit, which is scheduled to take place on a biennial basis.
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation is the state’s largest general farm organization representing farms of all sizes, commodities and management styles.