Young Farmers and Ranchers Leadership Conference
February 27- March 2, 2014, Marriott Hotel at the Convention Center, Visalia
One of a kind Leadership conference for Young agriculturalist ages 18-35. Includes tours, workshops, keynote speakers, and specialized training
California Farm Bureau Federation Annual Leaders Conference
March 10-12, 2014, Hilton Sacramento Arden West
The Leaders Conference at Sacramento’s Hilton Hotel is attended by 500 Farm Bureau leaders from the county and state level. The conference highlights a variety of critical issues impacting California agriculture. All Commodity Advisory Committees meet during this time and Farm Bureau’s policy decisions for the coming year are established at this event. Attendance includes County Farm Bureau leaders, managers and board members-500+ attendees.
December 6-10, 2014, Hyatt Regency Orange County, Garden Grove
Annual Meeting attendance is made up of more than 800 volunteer leaders from 58 counties, reaching out to all Farm Bureau members and alliances including California Farm Bureau Executive Team, County Farm Bureau Managers and Board Members. The Annual Meeting provides valuable information on current issues as well as an opportunity to connect with other farmers and ranchers who are dedicated to successfully growing California’s agriculture.
The Managers and Executive Directors Conference
Meeting dates and locations to be announced
The Managers and Executive Directors Conference is an important meeting of all 53 County Farm Bureau Executive Directors. The purpose of the meeting is the enhancement of membership growth programs, public outreach; partnership development; and member services. These meetings provide a perfect opportunity for leaders to meet with other county Farm Bureau Managers & Executive Directors to form relationships and help these leaders better understand issues occurring across the state. Two meetings will be held, one in the south, and one in the north.