Women in Agriculture Conference

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EVENT DETAILS

When: Thursday and Friday, February 18-19, 2021
Where: Kearney, NE

The Nebraska Women in Agriculture  Conference is an annual two-day event designed to educate and uplift women involved in any aspect of Nebraska's agricultural industry. Through workshops and presentations, attendees will learn how to better manage risk, improve their farms and ranches and become more successful operators and business partners.

This conference focuses on the five areas of agricultural risk management. The conference features 5 general session speakers and over 20 concurrent workshops that focus on:

PRODUCTION RISK

MARKET RISK

FINANCIAL RISK

HUMAN RISK

LEGAL RISK

2021 Keynote Speakers

Brandi Buzzard photo.
BRANDI BUZZARD

Red Angus Association of America

For more than a decade, Brandi has been writing and speaking about the rural lifestyle, including farming, ranching and rodeo, and helping others share their story.

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CAREY PORTELL

AgrAbility Advocate

After a fatal drunk driving crash resulting in a partially disabled status, Carey Portell speaks of being beautifully broken, shattering barriers and thriving with disabilities.

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KATIE DILSE

Speaker + Encourager

In a world of hashtags, follows and likes, Katie Dilse awakens a genuine human connection. Meaningful moments with passion, compassion, humor and pizazz.

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MAGGIE HOLUB

Bringing Fitness to Rural America

Maggie Holub has spent 10 years with Farm Credit Services of America and is a part-time farmer and fitness instructor committed to helping others in the journey of life.

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Stay tuned for 2021 conference updates!
  • Jan. 5, 2021: Sign up for participants and scholarship applications open
  • Jan. 18, 2021: Hotel block expires
  • Jan. 31, 2021: Scholarship applications are due
  • Feb. 7, 2021: Early bird registration rate ends
  • Feb. 8, 2021: Regular registration begins
  • Feb. 15, 2021: Refund drops to 50%
  • Feb. 18, 2021: No refund