Time: 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (lunch provided)
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Airway Heights, Wash.
Pre-registration cost: WAWG members admitted free of charge. Non-Non WAWG members will be charged $25 per person
This AMMO session features an outlook on two essential components of the agriculture industry: weather and policy.
Weather Outlook 2017 and Beyond presented by Dr. Elywnn Taylor, a professor at Iowa State University who has an extensive knowledge of mega-trends in technology and climate as related to agriculture. Dr. Taylor received his doctorate in Biology from Washington University in St. Louis and is a recipient of the Excellence in Extension Education award.
Future Ag Policy Under President Trump: What we can expect in 2017? presented by Dr. Barry Flinchbaugh, a top advisor to the USDA and a prominent professor of agricultural economics at a Midwest university. Dr. Flinchbaugh holds a Ph.D in agricultural economics from Purdue University. He applies his vast knowledge and experience in agriculture, economics and politics and will stretch your imagination with his tell-it-like-it-is technique and approach.
Advance registration required at least three days prior to the program. Register by calling (877) 740-2666, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or online.