The Nampa Chamber of Commerce invites you attend the
Fourth Annual Ag Forum
"Celebrating Agriculture in the Treasure Valley"
From fries to cheese and seeds to wine, Southern Idaho is producing quality products to feed the world. The 2017 Ag Forum connects the agricultural industry and local businesses, while raising the awareness that agriculture and food processing are the backbone of Southern Idaho’s economy. Join us February 8 at the Ford Idaho Center as we hear from:
Keynote Speaker: Michael Swanson, Ph.D., Wells Fargo Chief Agricultural Economist
Panel Discussion: "The Future of Agriculture"
- Lt. Governor Brad Little
- Celia Gould, Director of the Idaho Department of Agriculture
- Jay Larsen, President of the Idaho Technology Council
- Gretchen Hansten, Idaho State FFA President
Discussing the transition of generations in agriculture and the revolutionary changes in agricultural technology.
Panelists: Brock Obendorf, Owner, Obendorf Farms; Joe Stewart, Owner, Stewart Dairies; Tyson Presher, Crop Advisor, Valley Agronomics; and Mark J. Davis, SmartFarm Regional Manager, J. R. Simplot Company.
We will also be announcing the 2017 Canyon County Farm Family of the Year.
Sponsorship/Exhibitor Opportunities: Table Sponsorships $300 (8 tickets). Exhibitor opportunities at $200. Table sponsor and exhibitor pricing $400 ($100 savings). For sponsor opportunities, contact Steve Weston (firstname.lastname@example.org/208-466-4641).
Nichols Accounting Group
D.L. Evans Bank
Amalgamated Sugar, Canyon County Farm Bureau & District 12 Ag All-Stars Rep. Anderst, Sen. Lakey, & Rep. Youngblood
Idaho Press Tribune & KIVI Channel 6