Forum on Ag is Feb. 22
The 2017 Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture — titled “Label It: Agriculture” — is set for 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel (3801 Quebec St.).
There’s no registration deadline.
Anyone interested in attending can learn more and register at www.governors agforum.com.
Joining a myriad of other speakers at the 2017 Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture, Gov. John Hickenlooper and Colorado Agriculture Commissioner Don Brown will each be stepping up to the podium at the event, which will focus on how collaboration and cooperation have made agriculture in Colorado the state’s second-largest driver of its economy and how similar efforts will be critical moving forward.
Other presenters and panelists at this year’s forum will include:
—Krysta Harden, former U.S. deputy secretary of agriculture and current vice president of public policy and chief sustainability officer for DuPont.
—Tony Frank, president of Colorado State University.
—Ajay Menon, dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and director of the Agricultural Experiment Station at CSU.
—Paul Andrews, president and CEO of the National Western Stock Show and Complex.
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