Women involved in agriculture from throughout the U.S. and Canada will head to Denver, CO, Nov. 7-10 for the 37th Annual American Agri-Women (AAW) convention. Their purpose reflects the mission of the 40,000-member organization: Gather resources and knowledge to represent the agriculture industry in an educated, professional and passionate manner.
Colorado Agri-Women, a state affiliate, is hosting the event. The convention’s theme is “Seeking Your Fortune In Agriculture.”
Speakers and programs will cover the latest issues in agriculture, including sustainability, marketing, advocacy and more. Keynote speakers include the American Stewards of Liberty on property rights and education; Jim Owens, founder of The Center of Cowboy of Ethics & Leadership; Teresa Scanlan, Miss America 2011; and Troy and Stacy Hadrick, founders of Advocates for Agriculture.
Break-out sessions will cover such key topics as estate planning and property rights, social media, leadership, parliamentary procedure and much more to give attendees tools for their own farms, ranches and agribusinesses, and for their work representing agriculture.