2019 Ag Summit:State of Southeast Texas Agriculture

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NRG Center

3 NRG Park

Houston, TX 77054

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Want to know more about the Hemp Industry and future production here in Texas starting in 2020? Join us and find out more at this event!

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Join Harris County AgriLife Extension Service as we share updated, research based information at the 2019 Ag Summit: State of Agriculture for Southeast Texas on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at NRG Center. Seating is limited so please register early. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided as well as free parking. Ag Industry and AgriLife Extension will have vendor tables set up showcasing programs and services as well as a variety of local ag producers promoting their local products.

2019 Ag Summit: State of Agriculture for Southeast Texas

3 NRG Center, Houston, Texas

9:00-9:30 am Registration

Vendor Tables open for visitors

9:30-10:00 am Opening remarks and welcomes

Mrs. Elisa Donovan, Harris County Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee Chair

Introduction of Special Guests

Welcoming Remarks:

Mr. Rodney Ellis, Harris County Commissioner, Precinct 1

Dr. Dan Hale, Associate Director, Ag & Natural Resources, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Mr. Gene Hall, Texas Farm Bureau, Communications Director

Mr. Gary Six, State Executive Director, USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA)

10:00-10:30 am Dr. Bart Fischer, Co-Director, Texas A&M Agriculture and Food Policy Center

10:30-11:00 am Mr. Tommy Turner, President, U.S. Rice Producers Association

11:00-11:30 am Break/Vendor visits

11:30-11:45 am Mr. Jacob Snyder, Ag Workers Insurance, Territory Manager, Lunch Sponsor

11:45am-1:00 pm Invocation and Lunch

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Calvin Trostle, Professor and Extension Specialist

Texas A&M Agriculture and Life Sciences,

Dept. of Soil and Crop Sciences

1:00-1:30 pm Break/Vendor Visits

1:30-2:00 pm Dr. Monty Dozier, Associate Professor, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

Emergency Management

2:00-2:30 pm Dr. Chris Boleman, Chief Mission Officer, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

2:30-2:45 pm Evaluation and Door Prizes

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3 NRG Park

Houston, TX 77054

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