2020 PFB Virtual Annual Meeting Agenda-at a-Glance
Tentative Agenda Subject to Change
Virtual Exhibit Hall Open Each Day
Monday, Nov. 16
7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast Break
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Policy Development Committee Meeting
8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Inspirational Pause
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Delegate Check-In
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. PFB New Member Session
Darrin Youker, PFB
Learn what PFB can do for you and how you can become more engaged as a member.
9:00 - 9:15 a.m. Delegate Session Briefing
9:15 am - 12:30 pm Opening Business Session and Delegate Session
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. 21st Century Volunteer Recruiting
Suzanna Windon, Penn State University
Learn strategies for recruitment and motivating a new breed of volunteers
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch break
1:30 - 5:45 p.m. Delegate Session/Closing Business Session
1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Lymes Disease
Doug Fearn, PA Lyme Disease Awareness Committee and LymeBasics.org
Lyme disease awareness and prevention
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Succession Planning & Family Communication
Henry Mondschein, Connect Financial Group
Succession planning is more than technology. It is also about human relationship management. Learn how to have the important family discussions.
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. YAP Discussion Meet - Final (Pre-Recorded)
5:45 - 6:45 p.m. Dinner Break
6:30 p.m. PA Friends of Ag Foundation Auction
Tuesday, Nov. 17
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast Break
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Delegate Check in
8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Possible Delegate Session if needed
8:30 - 9:45 a.m. Leadership Interrupted=Leadership Enhanced
J.D. Dunbar and Tara Homan, RULE
How a disruption like Covid-19 can produce better leadership applications
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. How do Agribusinesses Get Loans in this Credit Environment
Patrick Mulherin, M&T Bank
Understanding your financial needs today and going forward in the current credit environment.
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Lunch Break
12:30 - 2:00 p.m. 70th ANNUAL MEETING CELEBRATION
2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Don't wait until you Break
Deborah Sweinhart and Mark Everest Occupational Athletics
Injury and Accident Prevention for Farmers
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Responding to Attacks on Animal Agriculture
Scott Bennett, AFBF
Countering attacks on animal agriculture with facts and without confrontation
7:30 p.m. YAP Happy Hour Networking Reception
Wednesday, Nov. 18  
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.  Collegiate Discussion Meet Final (Pre-Recorded)
8:30 - 9:45 a.m. Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Compliance
Shane Philipps, PDA
Steps to take in order to be quarantine compliant.  
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. Agritoursim
Matt Ludwig, Nationwide
Discuss ways to minimize liability associated with agritourism activities.
1:30 - 2:45 p.m Ag Labor Reform
Allison Crittenden, AFBF
Prospects for ag labor reform in a post-election world
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Risk Assessment and Mitigation in Farming
Justin Marinkov, Kathy Barry Agency                                              
How to identify risks on the farm and what to do about them.
7:30 p.m. YAP State Committee Meeting/Training
Thursday, Nov. 19  
8:30 - 9:45 a.m. 4R Nutrient Stewardship Practices
Dean Collamar, Growmark
Practices that contribute to higher nutrient use efficiency and improved water quality
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. Economic Overview of COVID-10 on Ag
John Newton, AFBF
How COVID-19 has impacted the agricultural industry and farmers' bottom lines now and in the foreseeable future.
Noon - 12:15 p.m. Leopold Winner Video
1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Matt Ludwig, Nationwide
Proper choice, use and care of  PPE 
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Water Quality Session
Jill Whitcomb, Pennsylvania DEP and John Bell, PFB
Actions and opportunities for water quality improvement in the Chesapeake Bay. 
7:30 p.m. Fireside Chat with AFBR President Zippy Duvall & PFB President Rick Ebert