The University of Minnesota Extension will hold its annual Women in Ag Network Conference on Feb. 15 in St. Cloud. The theme this year is "Overcoming Adversity."
* Keynote Speaker: Katie Pinke, publisher of AgWeek, and blogger of The Pinke Post, will speak on “Accepting Interruptions to Define Your Path Forward.”
*Welcome Address: Bev Durgan, Dean, University of Minnesota Extension
*Five diverse breakout sessions to choose from: Farm Business Planning, Stress Management, Consumer Advocacy, Risk Management, Farm Safety and Health
Register by Feb. 1 for an early bird rate of $50 (regular rate $65); students receive a special rate of $20. Contact Megan Roberts at email@example.com or Sarah Schieck at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Visit z.umn.edu/WAGN for more information.
Sponsors of the 2018 WAGN Conference include: MFU, AgCountry Farm Credit Services, Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, Minnesota Corn Growers, Compeer Financial.