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Michigan Farmers Union shared Farmers For America's Farmers For America- Trailer. ...

Today is an extraordinary opportunity for change. Matthew Keener Calvin Riggleman Megan Brown Lindsey Lusher Shute Sophie Ackoff Carson Wirtz Garrett Grider Greg Willerer Paul Greive Brandon Evan Sheard Lauren Sheard Olivia Hubert Lynsey Greive Polyface Farm Christopher Ely Bob Walls Gina Asoudegan Mark Crumpacker Kenneth Georgia Mike Lewis Michael Mardesen Andre Houssney Daniel Salatin Sheri Salatin Amber Espey Isaac DeLamatre The National Young Farmers Coalition Farmer Veteran Coalition National Farmers Union ATTRA - Sustainable Agriculture Primal Pastures Amanda Brown Emily Zweber Glen Groth Melinda Groth Erin Riggleman Joel Salatin Tim Zweber Paul Willis Keely Wachs Bonnie Azab Powell Debra Eschmeyer National FFA Organization Christopher Brown Matthew Aamot Mike Lewis Michael O'Gorman Kelly D Carlisle Andrew Jerome Andy Pressman

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Did you know that farmers and ranchers receive only 15.6* cents of every food dollar that consumers spend on food at home and away from home? According to USDA, off farm costs including marketing, processing, wholesaling, distribution and retailing account for more than 80 cents of every food dollar spent in the United States. ...

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Please join us for a FREE four-day online conference focused on developing agricultural leaders from all backgrounds. Our annual nationally focused online conference provides an opportunity for beginning farmers to acquire the skills they need to run a successful operation.

The conference will highlight leaders in the field of agriculture and focus on building a network for beginning farmers and ranchers throughout the country. We look forward to learning with you!

For any questions or concerns please email NFU Education Director, Melissa Miller at: Melissamiller@nfudc.org
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Growing for the Future Beginning Farmer & Rancher Online Conf

December 4, 2017, 8:00pm - December 7, 2017, 10:00pm

Please join us for a FREE four-day online conference focused on developing agricultural leaders from all backgrounds. Our annual nationally focused online conference provides an opportunity for beginning farmers to acquire the skills they need to run a successful operation. The conference will highlight leaders in the field of agriculture and focus on building a network for beginning farmers and ranchers throughout the country. We look forward to learning with you! For any questions or concerns please email NFU Education Director, Melissa Miller at: Melissamiller@nfudc.org

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NFU's 2018 Women's Conference theme is "Women in Leadership." Women have been leading in agriculture for many years, and NFU hopes to build on this idea throughout the conference.

The conference will prepare attendees and their operations for their own future in many areas, including: business planning, succession planning, running for local office, networking, telling their own stories, innovative marketing and much, much more. NFU hopes to provide attendees with a network of female producers that they can reach out to throughout the year, as well as provide attendees with important tools that will help set their operations up for a future of success.
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Women in Leadership National Farmers Union Conference

January 14, 2018, 2:00pm - January 18, 2018, 4:00pm

NFU's 2018 Women's Conference theme is "Women in Leadership." Women have been leading in agriculture for many years, and NFU hopes to build on this idea throughout the conference. The conference will prepare attendees and their operations for their own future in many areas, including: business planning, succession planning, running for local office, networking, telling their own stories, innovative marketing and much, much more. NFU hopes to provide attendees with a network of female producers that they can reach out to throughout the year, as well as provide attendees with important tools that will help set their operations up for a future of success.

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