Agenda

Time Conference Activity
7:00 a.m.    Registration / Check-in / Breakfast from the Biscuit Box
8:00 a.m. MC: Linda Neunzig, Snohomish County Agriculture Coordinator/Conference Chair
Opening Remarks: Dave Somers, Snohomish County Executive
8:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker - Dr. Lav Khot, "Drone-Data-Decisions & Washington Agriculture"
9:15 a.m. Trade Show
9:45 a.m.  
and
11:00 a.m.
Farming Breakout Sessions in the following tracks:
- Building Together: New Farmers, Strong Businesses
- Livestock and Technology
- Business of Farming
- AgBiz Logic
- Hot Topics
- Food Safety/Ag Technology
 
- Choosing the Right Logging Contractor for Your Forest
- Forest Practices and Applying for a Forest Practices Permit

12:15 p.m. Trade Show

12:45 p.m. Lunch (prepared by a local chefs using Northwest products
Welcome: Congresswoman Suzan DelBene

Keynote Speaker - Mike Pearson, "The Mega Trends in Agriculture"

2:30 p.m. Trade Show
3:00 p.m.
and
4:15 p.m.
Farming Breakout Sessions in the following tracks:
- Building Together: New Farmers, Strong Businesses
- Livestock and Technology
- Business of Farming
- AgBiz Logic
- Hot Topics
- Food Safety/Ag Technology
 
- Agroforestry Opportunities
- Protecting Forest Lands: Timber Theft, Timber Contracts & Trespass
5:30 p.m. "A Local Taste" and Trade Show
6:30 p.m. Conference ends