This half-day summit presentations will begin at 8 AM. Topics include:
- Oregon Dept. of Agriculture
Update from Katy Coba, Director of Oregon Dept. of Agriculture
- Agri-Tourism-How Farm stands became a legal football (and how you can avoid being tackled)
Ty Wyman, Dunn Carney
Mike Brandt, Yamhill County Planning Director
Andy Duyck, Washington County Chair
Matt Lisignoli, Central Oregon Pumpkin Co.
- Water Resources in Oregon-Latest Developments
Kate Moore, Dunn Carney
Dr. Said Amali, Senior Managing Engineer at Integral Consulting, Inc.
- Ag Easements: Threat or Opportunity?
Laysan Unger, Dunn Carney
Keith Unger, McCandless Ranch General Manager
Rick McMonagle, East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District Land Conservation Manager
- Farm Labor and Immigration Reform Update
Tim Bernasek, Dunn Carney
Jeff Stone, Chair of Immigration Reform Coalition
Gail Greenman, Oregon Farm Bureau Director of National Affairs
- Lunch/Keynote Speaker- Dr. Sherri Noxel, Director of the Austin Family Business Program at Oregon State University College of Business
The following are participating organizations for the 2014 Ag Summit:
- Agri-Business Council of Oregon
- Oregon Association of Nurseries
- Oregon Cattlemen’s Association
- Oregon Dairy Farmers Association
- Oregon Farm Bureau Federation
- Oregon Seed Council
- Oregon State University College of Ag Sciences
- Oregon State University Extension
- Oregon Wheat Growers League
- Oregon Women for Agriculture.
- Oregonians For Food and Shelter
A complimentary continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Register for the Ag Summit here. You can also register for this event by sending an e-mail to
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