Join Us for Our Annual Summit on November 9th!Register Here
AgriGrowth is excited to welcome everyone to our Annual Minnesota Ag & Food Summit this November. Registration is now open so secure your spot today and join us for our biggest event of the year!
Find all the latest details about the Summit including sponsorship opportunities, exhibitor packages and more here.
Pre-conference Reception at Brit’s Pub, Minneapolis 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
All Thursday events at Minneapolis Convention Center
7:30 a.m. Registration open / Breakfast
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. AgriGrowth Business meeting (members only)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. How Geopolitics Will Shape the Future of Ag • Jacob Shapiro
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Global Food Security and Climate Change • Heather Tansey, Cargill • Liz Hunt, Syngenta
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Ag & Food Talent Pipeline for System Success • Moderator: Rachael Powell, AgCareers.com • Trinity Dyreson, National Professional Agricultural Student Organization (National PAS) • Katelyn Ketchum, FFA • Meghan Klatt, Schwan’s • Colette Campbell, Chief Talent Acquisition Officer, Bremer Financial
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Break & Exhibit Fair
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Distinguished Service Award and Luncheon Program: Luncheon Keynote TBD • State of the State of Agriculture Address from Governor Tim Walz (invited)
1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Break & Exhibit Fair
1:45 p.m. – 2:40 p.m. Ag & Food Start-ups and Talent • Moderators: Heather Thompson, GROWMARK • Ben Van Straten, CHS • Lars Dyrud, EarthOptics • Craig Rupp, Sabanto
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Interactive Ag Chat Event • Table moderated discussions on issues, collaborations, and careers in agri-food
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Post-conference Reception & Exhibit Fair
5:30 p.m. Conference concludes
A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors!