Agricultural producers are welcome to attend a Women in Agriculture program on Thursday, March 16. It will be a day of learning and lunch. Topics for the program will include:
• “Benchmarking Your Cattle Operation” by Randy Saner Nebraska Beef Extension Educator; “Sell or Store? Grain Marketing” by Jessica Groskopf, Nebraska Extension Educator of Agriculture Economics;
• “Women’s Nutrition and Health” by Celie Vaughn, Great Plains Health;
• “USDA Agency Program Updates” by the Natural Resource Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency and Rural Development.
The program begins at 11 a.m., with lunch at noon and ends by 3 p.m. It will be held at the West Central Research and Extension Center meeting room at 402 W. State Farm Road in North Platte.
Please pre-register by Friday, March 10. There is no fee to attend.
To pre-register, contact Kristy King with NRCS in North Platte at 308-534-2360 Ext. 3 or Carol Eakins or Kim Borer in Ogallala at 308-284-2048.