2023 Summer Ag Issues Summit | Colorado Farm Bureau

2023 Summer Ag Issues Summit

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2023 Summer Ag Issues Summit

Join us at Pueblo Watertower Place in Pueblo, July 16-17! Register here (for free) by July 7.

Book your room at the Courtyard by Marriott Pueblo Downtown. Rooms are $139 per night if you book by Friday, June 23.


Sunday, July 16

12:00 p.m. – Lunch and Tour at Milberger Farms
28570 E US Highway 50
Pueblo, CO 81006

YF&R Scavenger Hunt Begins

3:00 p.m. –  Pueblo Diversified Industries (Fresh Greens/Farm Box Foods Partnership)
2828 Granada Blvd.
Pueblo, CO 81005

5:00 p.m. –  YF&R Scavenger Hunt Culmination

6:00 p.m. – Chad’s Sendoff at The Walter Brewing Company
Featuring Live Music from The Kyle Alan Band
126 Oneida St.
Pueblo, CO 81003



Monday, July 17, Watertower Place
303 S. Sante Fe Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81003

7:30 a.m. PAC Breakfast, Brian McCain
$25/Individual & $45/Couple

8:30 a.m. – Welcome,  Carlyle Currier/James Henderson

8:45 a.m. – Building Welcome, Ryan McWilliams

9:15 a.m. – Policy with a Purpose
Panel: Bob Gardner, Ashley House, Austin Vincent, Garin Vorthmann

10:15 a.m. – Break

10:30 a.m. – Colorado River and Arkansas River Efforts Colorado Water Conservation Board
Panel: Nora Flynn, Amy Ostdiek

11:30 a.m. – Lunch and Advisory Committee Round Table Discussions

1:30 p.m. – Are Carbon Markets Right for You?, Anson Howard

2:30 p.m. – CRP in Colorado: History, Data, and a Look Forward, Cindy Vukasin, Hunter Cleveland (FSA)

3:30 p.m. – Creating Coalitions with Action 22, Sarah Blackhurst

4:00 p.m. – Western Drought Data Discussion with the American Farm Bureau Federation, Danny Munch

5:00 p.m. – Insurance Update, John Bonner

5:30 p.m. – Adjourn

6:00 p.m. – Dinner


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