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Join the Idaho Grain Producers Association, Oregon Wheat Growers League and Washington Association of Wheat Growers for our annual Tri-State Grain Growers Convention! This year the convention will be held at the Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Wash., on Nov. 12-15, 2014. 

The Skamania Lodge is located on 175 wooded acres in the spectacular Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. The rustic, elegant mountain lodge is located just 45 miles east of Portland, Ore., on the Washington side of the river. Once the convention is over, stay a few extra days and enjoy hiking, biking, golfing or fishing or take advantage of our full-service spa.

Traveling from out of town? The Skamania Lodge is offering special room rates for convention goers, but those rooms must be booked by Oct. 12. Click on the hotel link to the left for more hotel information.

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Each state will hold their annual membership meetings and join together for educational breakouts and to hear from featured speakers. We'll update this page as more information becomes available, so keep checking back. This year's convention will be emceed by Mark Mayfield.

Mark Mayfield

Known as "The Corporate Comedian," Mark Mayfield has merged his corporate background as a lobbyist and his comedy background as a nightclub performer to create an extremely unique and comedic presentation style. He has received rave reviews sharing the stage with a wide variety of celebrities, such as Paul Newman, Peter Frampton, Colin Powell and Bob Newhart and has introduced the President of the United States on a live, nationwide television broadcast. He has also been emcee at Commodity Classic for the last several years and has been a dynamic part of that program.