Women in Ag Conference planned Feb. 25-26
February 23, 2010
KEARNEY, Neb. – Nebraska women will celebrate 25 years of empowering women in the agriculture industry on Feb. 25-26 at the Kearney Holiday Inn.
The theme for this year’s University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Women in Agriculture conference is “Celebrating Our Heritage, Exploring Our Future.” Nebraska women will find dozens of workshops, “funshops” and networking to them help cultivate their dreams and learn new information to harvest profits, said Megan Voss, Women in Ag coordinator.
The two-day conference begins Feb. 25 with 9 a.m. registration followed by a 10 a.m. welcome and keynote speaker Michele Payne-Knoper.
To register or for more information about the conference, including a complete list of workshop and speaker bios, conference sponsors, booths and lodging information, visit the Women in Ag Web site at http://wia.unl.edu and click on WIA Conference in the left column or call (800) 535-3456.