Monday, Nov. 16

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

PFB New Member Session
Darrin Youker, PFB and Kristina Watson, PFB
Learn what PFB can do for you and how you can become more engaged as a member.

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

1:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Lyme 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

  Tuesday, Nov. 17

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

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

  Wednesday, Nov. 18

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.

Agritourism
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.

  Thursday, Nov. 19

8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

4R Nutrient Stewardship Practices
Dean Collamer, Growmark
Practices that contribute to higher nutrient use efficiency and improved water quality

10:15 - 11:30 a.m.

Economic Overview of COVID-19 on Ag
John Newton, AFBF
How COVID-19 has impacted the agricultural industry and farmers' bottom lines now and in the foreseeable future

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.

Going Local with PA's Chesapeake Bay WIP
Jill Whitcomb, Pennsylvania DEP & John Bell, PFB
Learn the process and timetable for design of county action plans for the Chesapeake Bay WIP and how you can help ensure sensible and beneficial outcomes for agriculture.