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Tuesday, May 25 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Kearney Holiday Inn | 110 2nd Ave., Kearney, NE

NO COST TO ATTEND

Please join us for an exciting NEW one-day conference that will equip you to lead agricultural literacy activities in your Nebraska community.

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Agenda

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
Outside Ballroom II
9:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Welcome & Sponsor Remarks
Ballroom II

9:15 – 10:00 a.m.

MichelleMillerKeynote Address: Agricultural Literacy 2.0
Ballroom II

Michelle Miller, the Farm Babe
10:00 – 10:10 a.m. Break
10:10 – 11:10 a.m.

Workshops

Sharing Your Ag Story On and Off the Farm
Stateroom A
Joan Ruskamp

Camps & Clubs
Stateroom B
Brooke Temple

Nicely Done, Beef
Stateroom D
Mitch Rippe

11:10 – 11:20 a.m. Break
11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Workshops

Education vs. Advocacy
Stateroom A
Will Fett

Food Label Fact or Fiction
Stateroom D
Hilary Maricle

The Consumer Challenge - A Panel
Stateroom B
Al Juhnke, Anne Meis, Deb Gangwish, Tricia Grabenstein

12:30 – 1:15 p.m.

WillFettLunch

Remarks by Will Fett, Immediate Past President
National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization

1:30 – 1:50 p.m.

Mini Workshops
Three rotations (20 min. per workshop)

Ag Pen Pals 101
Conference Room 172

County Fair: Fun at the Farm Kid Zone
Conference Room 173

Community Connectors – Nebraska Extension
Stateroom A

Make and Takes
Stateroom B

Smile, You’re On Camera
Stateroom D

Sharing Your Farm: Tips for Hosting Field Trips & Farm Tours
Conference Room 175

1:50 – 2:00 p.m.

Rotate

2:00 – 2:20 p.m.

Mini Workshops Repeat

2:20 – 2:30 p.m.

Rotate

2:30 – 2:50 p.m.

Mini Workshops Repeat

2:50 – 3:10 p.m.

Break

3:10 – 3:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks
Ballroom II

Megahn Schafer
Executive Director, Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation


NE Corn Board