Pennsylvania Farm Bureau is offering educators, associations, businesses and others an opportunity to host presentations on issues that appeal to a wide variety of farmers, during the state’s largest farm organization’s 71st Annual Meeting, scheduled for Nov. 15-17 in Hershey.
PFB is seeking proposals from potential presenters for several educational sessions. Presentations typically cover a wide variety of topics, such as, but not limited to, agricultural economic trends and forecasts, agricultural education, animal health, commodity promotion and marketing; communicating about controversial subjects, environmental conservation practices, family wellness, farm and food blogging and social media, farm business planning; farm management, finance and marketing, farm safety, farm-to-table promotions and direct marketing, invasive species, leadership development, new farm technologies, and rural entrepreneurship.
More than 600 people from across Pennsylvania typically participate in PFB’s Annual Meeting, where county Farm Bureau leaders debate policy positions of the organization, set PFB’s agenda for the coming year and recognize achievements of the past year.
The deadline for submission of proposed presentations is Thursday, July 15, 2021. Proposals may be submitted online at https://pfb.com/annual-meeting-presentations.
For more information about criteria for the presentations or to submit a proposal, please contact PFB’s Annual Meeting Special Events Coordinator Kim Flegal at 717.731.3580 or firstname.lastname@example.org.