2014 Nebraska Farm Bureau Legislative Conference

12/17/2013 7:50:00 AM


The Nebraska Farm Bureau Legislative Conference gives you the most current policy issues impacting agriculture, 

an opportunity to meet with elected officials and networking with fellow Farm Bureau members.


Registration for this event has been closed.

Schedule of Events: 

Mon., Feb. 10  Tues., Feb. 11
 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.              Registration
                                              Embassy Suites & State Capitol
 9:30 - 10:00 a.m.              Transportation to Capitol
                                              State Capitol
 10:00 a.m.                        Welcome
                                              Steve Nelson, NFBF President
                                              State Capitol, Warner Chamber
 10:10 - 11:00 a.m.            State Legislative Update
                                              Sen. Dan Watermeier
                                              State Lobbyists
 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Visit with State Senators
 12:00 - 12:15 p.m.            Return to Embassy Suites
 12:15 - 1:45 p.m.              Lunch
                                              Teresa Scanlan, Miss America 2011
 2:00 - 2:45 p.m.                 Challenges for Crop Production, Irrigation
                                            and Watershed Management
                                               Derrel Martin, Professor
 2:45 - 3:15 p.m.                 Break
 3:15 - 4:00 p.m.                 National Issues Update
                                               Jordan Dux, National Affairs Director
 4:00 - 4:30 p.m.                 Issues Q & A
 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.                 Elected Officials Reception  
 7:30 - 8:15 a.m.        Breakfast on Your Own
                                   Registration
 8:30 - 9:15 a.m.        Tax Panel
                                    Sen. Galen Hadley
                                    Sen. Tom Hansen
 9:15 - 9:30 a.m.        Sen. Mike Johanns
 9:30 - 10:00 a.m.      Charles Hibberd,
                                     Dean of Extension 
 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.    Break
 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.    Agricultural Trade
                                      Darci Vetter, USDA Deputy
                                      Undersecretary 
 11:15 - 12:00 p.m.    Health Insurance Exchange
                                      Steve Kammeyer
 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.      Lunch
                                        Clayton Anderson, 
                                        Retired U.S. Astronaut




 
   
                                                          


Pricing:

Package Members - $90 Non-members - $140
                        (includes a 1-year Nebraska Farm Bureau membership)

Monday Lunch Only
Members - $35 Non-Members - $55

Tuesday Lunch Only
Members - $35 Non-Members - $55

Elected Officials Reception Only
Members Only - $40

Location:

  Embassy Suites    1040 P Street  
  Lincoln, NE 68508
402-474-1111  
  Click here for directions >>

Hotel Reservations:

Embassy Suites Lincoln  
  402-474-1111
Be sure to ask for the Farm Bureau rate!
 

Registration for this event has been closed.

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Payment Information:

Credit Cards will be processed immediately.
Registration cannot be accepted without payment.
No refunds are available after Feb. 3, 2014.

NEBRASKA FARM BUREAU
5225 South 16th Street, Lincoln, NE 68512
P.O. Box 80299, Lincoln, NE 68501-0299
Telephone
: (800) 742-4016 or (402) 421-4400
Fax
: (402) 421-4439