• John Deere
  • CHS
  • Meredith
  • Farm Journal Media
  • The Progressive Farmer
  • Farm Progress
  • Carbon TV
  • National Pork Producers Council
  • National Pork Producers Council
  • National Cattlemen's Beef Association
  • U.S. Custom Harvesters, Inc.
  • Farmer Journal Foundation
Get ready for ag day 2007

2016 National Ag Day Celebrations

March 14, 2016

Agri-Pulse’s Ag Day kickoff event
Venue: Room 902 Hart Office Building

3:30 – 5:00 Panel Discussion: Farm to Fork Politics: How Sustainability is Reframing Food Production and Marketing
Followed by the presentation of The Doan Award

Panel includes:
Chris Policinski, President and Chief Executive Officer, Land O’ Lakes, Inc.
Dave White, Co-Founder and Partner, 9b Group
Rod Snyder, President, Field to Market
Gregg Halverson, CEO, Black Gold Farms


5:00-7:00 Agri-Pulse Customer Appreciation Reception

Keep the conversation going: Join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres after the panel discussion.

Sponsored by Agri-Pulse
Free of Charge

Register now at https://NAMA.formstack.com/forms/16agdayevents. Please register for the Agri-Pulse events by March 1.

March 15, 2016

Press Club Breakfast - A breakfast at the National Press Club from 8:00-9:30 a.m. Speaker TBD. By invitation only.

Mix-and-Mingle Luncheon - A luncheon featuring the Outstanding Young Farmer honorees and members of Congress. Venue: Room 106 in the Dirksen Senate Building, 12:00 Noon - 1:30 p.m.(EST) FREE OF CHARGE. Register at https://NAMA.formstack.com/forms/16agdayevents

Celebration of Agriculture Dinner - Event speaker is J.B. Penn, Chief Economist, John Deere. Secretary of Agriculturure Tom Vilsack is invited. We will also honor the winners of the Ag Day essay, video essay and poster contests as well as the Charles Eastin Award Presentation. USDA Whitten Patio, 5:00 p.m. Register for the dinner now at https://NAMA.formstack.com/forms/16agdaydinner

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservations can be made at the Hilton Garden Inn, Washington DC/US Capitol, 1225 First Street NE, Washington, District of Columbia, 20002, USATEL: +1-202-408-4870 

The Online Group SRP Code is NAMhttps://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/gi/reservation/book.htm?inputModule=HOTEL&ctyhocn=DCANMGI&spec_plan=NAM&arrival=20160313&departure=
20160316&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

 
Room Rate: $279/night - make sure you mention Ag Day when making your reservations. Hotel Cut-Off date is February 19, 2016. Reservations made after February 19 are subject to higher rates and potential unavailability.

Sponsorships are available! Contact Jenny Pickett at jennyp@nama.org or visit the Ag Day web site at www.agday.org.