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Friday, January 19

10:00 a.m.

Registration Opens
Omaha Foyer

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch - Sponsored in part by Aurora Coop
Omaha Ballroom F

1:00 – 4:40 p.m.

Tours

Tour 1: Valmont & MUD Water Facility
Tour 2: Rotella's Bakery & LaRue Coffee Roasterie
Tour 3: Claas Combine & Patriarch Distillers
Tour 4: Omaha Children's Museum

2:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Career Conversations
Omaha Ballroom E

Aurora Coop
Farm Bureau Financial Services (FBFS)
Farm Credit Services of America
Farmers Coop

5:15 – 5:45 p.m. What to Expect from Young Farmers & Ranchers
Omaha Ballroom D
5:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. What to Expect from the Discussion Meet
Omaha Ballroom D
6:00 p.m. Dinner - Sponsored in part by CHS
Omaha Ballroom F
7:30 p.m.

Casino Night/Free Time at Water Park
Omaha Ballroom  E / CoCo Key Water Resort

Saturday, January 20

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast (Served)
Omaha Ballroom F
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Discussion Meet (1st Round)
Omaha Ballroom A, B, C, D
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Kickoff: "Preparing for Success" Tim Hodges, Gallup
Omaha Ballroom E
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Break - Sponsored by Nebraska Farm Bureau
Trade Show Opens
Omaha Foyer
10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Discussion Meet (2nd Round)
Omaha Ballroom A, B, C, D
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions 1

Business First Farming (Farm Credit Services of America)
Omaha Ballroom B

Health Care and You (FBFS, Convenient Care Plus)
Omaha Ballroom C

Think Like an Entrepreneur (Brennan Costello)
Omaha Ballroom D

12:15 – 1:15 p.m. Lunch - Sponsored in part by Farm Credit Services of America
Omaha Ballroom F
1:15 – 1:45 p.m. Break
Trade Show
Omaha Foyer
1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions 2

Where Do I Fit In? (Chris Whited)
Omaha Ballroom B

Is Livestock the Answer? (Kristen Hassebrook, AFAN)
Omaha Ballroom C

Money & Time: Allies or Enemies? (Bob Baker, Farm Bureau Bank)
Omaha Ballroom D

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Break - Sponsored by Farm Bureau Financial Services
Trade Show
Omaha Foyer
3:00 – 3:45 p.m.

Breakout Sessions 3

What Toys Should I Buy? (Kyle & Tiffany Lechtenberg)
Omaha Ballroom B

What You Can Expect from Washington In the New Year (Jordan Dux, NEFB)
Omaha Ballroom C

Sell Fresh. Sell Local. (UNL)
Omaha Ballroom D

4:00 – 4:15 p.m. Greetings: U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (NE)
Omaha Ballroom E
4:15– 4:45 p.m. Wrap Up: "Achieving Success" Tim Hodges, Gallup
Omaha Ballroom E
4:45 – 5:30 p.m.

Discussion Meet (Finals)
Omaha Ballroom E

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Social Hour/Networking
Omaha Ballroom F
7:00 p.m.

Closing Banquet - Sponsored by Douglas County Farm Bureau
Omaha Ballroom F

- 2017 YF&R Committee Retirement Awards
- Discussion Meet Finalists Announced
- Entertainment: Miss Molly and Company