The 29th Annual Governor's Ag Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Kearney March 14th and 15th. Governor Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Department of Agriculture Director Greg Ibach will welcome attendees at 3:30 p.m. The event Tuesday will be followed by the Celebrate Nebraska Agriculture reception at 6 p.m. that features a wide variety of food and beverage items from Nebraska.
A number of speakers will take to the podium on Wednesday. They include: Doug Carr with Firespring, Bobby Richey Jr. with USDA's Foreign Agriculture Services, Steve Censky with the American Soybean Association and Dr. Michael Boehm with UNL's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
The Nebraska Department of Agriculture and Farm Credit Services of America coordinate the annual event.
Registration and additional information on the event is available at www.nda.nebraska.gov. Those with questions can also call 1-800-831-0550.