Travel across Texas and the nation to meet face-to-face with key political leaders, decision-makers and industry representatives.
Stay current on the latest information. And get an inside look at new production techniques that are transforming agriculture. Talk with farmers and ranchers across the state, nation and globe.
New AgLead-FarmLead Program Schedule:
Session 1 – Waco
February 2019 (4 days)
Orientation, TFB, communication, leadership, technology
Session 2 – Austin
April 2019 (4 days)
Texas government, priority issues, advocacy, political awareness, state demographics, leadership, communication, organics
Session 3 – West Coast
July 2019 (5 days)
Water, regulatory, environmental, labor, state government, area agriculture, organics, state/county Farm Bureau
Session 4 – Texas Panhandle
Water, cotton, communication, leadership, Panhandle agriculture, local issues, energy
Session 5 – Rio Grande Valley
February 2020 (4 days)
Water, border, immigration, Texas political process, communication, leadership, local issues, RGV agriculture, international trade
Session 6 – Washington, D.C.
April 2020 (5 days)
National government, priority issues, advocacy, political awareness, leadership, communication, international destination embassy
Session 7 – International (location to be determined)
June 2020 (7-9) days
Cultural awareness, political landscape, foreign agriculture, agricultural infrastructure, trade, agricultural issues, U.S. Embassy
TFB Summer Conference 2020