$20 – $75

Learn. Grow. Lead. Collegiate Midwestern Farm Bureau Conference

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Brookings

South Dakota State University

1224 Medary Ave

Brookings, SD 57006

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Join us for a transformative conference founded on Farm Bureau values and challenged by a collegiate membership perspective to meet our growing needs as young professionals!

Contact info:

Joslyn Hurlbert
joslyn.hurlbert@jacks.sdstate.edu
605-233-0269



Preliminary Agenda

Friday, October 11th

3:30-7:00 p.m. Check-In, Jack's Place, Lower Level SDSU Student Union
4:00-6:00 p.m. Industry Tours, Animal Service Arenda, North Parking Lot - Please RSVP to joslyn.hurlbert@jacks.sdstate.edu by Oct. 1 with number attending tours. In Subject line please include the word "Tours"
6:45 p.m. Opening Night Reception, Jack's Place (Lower Level SDSU Student Union)
Scott VanderWal
American Farm Bureau Federation Vice President
South Dakota Farm Bureau Federation President
7:30 p.m. Evening Networking Social
Derrick Josi
TDF Honest Farming
8:45 p.m. SDSU Ice Cream Social


Saturday, October 12th

8:00 Breakfast, Swiftel Center, Daktronics C/D
Adam Krause
Pig Farmer of Tomorrow
9:30 a.m. Leadership and Teamwork Breakout Session
10:30 a.m. Career Readiness Breakout Session
10:30 Breakout Session
11:00 Leadership and Success Breakout Session
12:00 Networking Luncheon
1:00 p.m. Cheers! Winning the Social Hour
Sylvia Wolters
Pipestone Systems
2:00 p.m. Breakout Session
2:15 p.m. Discussion Meet
SDFB Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee
3:00 p.m. Giving a Twist to Family Traditions
4:00 p.m. Kick Your Boots Up
South Dakota State University Country Swing Dancing Club
5:30 p.m. Agri-Partners Connections Networking Social, SDSU Alumni Center, Woster Room South Dakota Farm Bureau Federation
6:30 p.m. Evening Meal
7:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker
Vance Crowe
Former Director of Millennial Engagement at Monsanto

Sunday, October 13th

8:00-9:30 a.m. Breakfast and Cowboy Church, Campanile Room, Main Level SDSU Student Union Jared Knock
South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership & Dakota Vision Ag
9:40-10:25 a.m. Collegiate Farm Bureau Club Development
Recruitment, Engagement, Fundraising, Community Involvement, Conferences
10:25-10:35 a.m. Final Wrap-Up

A block of rooms has been reserved at Holiday Inn Express & Suites. Please ask for the Collegiate Farm Bureau block when making your room.

To Book: 605-692-9060 Ask for Collegiate Farm Bureau Block

Link for Hotel Information:

FAQs

Parking?

The parking lot directly east of the University Student Union is available to the public for a fee between the hours of 5 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday thru Friday. To enter the lot, press the button on the gate to receive a ticket. Parking fee is $1.50 per hour with a $12 maximum. The Swiftel Center is located on the east side of Brookings. Paved on-site parking is available and this is free. A limited number of visitor parking is located in the SDSU Foundation parking lot. Please obtain a visitor parking pass from the Foundation or Alumni Center reception desk.

Attire?

Friday: Casual
Saturday: (Day) Business Casual, (Evening) Business Informal
Sunday: Business Casual


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South Dakota State University

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Brookings, SD 57006

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