News Release

OKFB leaders to gather March 5-6 in Oklahoma City

January 31, 2018  • Public Policy

County Farm Bureau leaders from across the state are invited to attend the Oklahoma Farm Bureau Leadership Conference held March 5 and 6 in Oklahoma City.

Held annually, the conference is an opportunity for county leaders to discuss current issues affecting agriculture and rural Oklahoma, learn more about their role as county board members, and interact with state lawmakers and elected officials.

The two-day event will be held at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City. While members are not required to register, hotel rooms must be reserved by Feb. 14. Rooms are $143 per night and may be reserved by calling 405-272-3040. 

A tentative agenda can be found below. More information will be released as it becomes available.

For more information, please contact Tasha Duncan at tasha.duncan@okfb.org.

Monday, March 5

12 p.m. – Lunch 

1 p.m. – Welcome: Thad Doye, Oklahoma Farm Bureau interim executive director 

1:15 p.m.– State of the Oklahoma Farm Bureau: Rodd Moesel, Oklahoma Farm Bureau president

2 p.m. – Oklahoma Senate Pro Tempore Mike Schulz 

3 p.m. – Speaker

3:30 p.m. – 2018 Oklahoma Gubernatorial Candidate Panel

5 p.m. – Reception 

5:45 p.m. – Dinner, 2017 Champion Awards Ceremony and 100 Percent Club Recognition

 

Tuesday, March 6

6 a.m. to 8 a.m. – Breakfast 

8 a.m. – Oklahoma Farming and Ranching Foundation Update: David Von Tunglen, board of directors president 

8:15 a.m. – Speaker

9:15 a.m. – Speaker

10 a.m. – Breakout Sessions

10:30 a.m. – Speaker  

11 a.m. – Oklahoma Farm Bureau Legislative Update

12 p.m. – Lunch

Afternoon – Visits to State Capitol

Schedule updated: Feb. 1, 2018