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2019 Louisiana Women in Agriculture Conference

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 9:00 AM

Join us March 21-22 for an inspirational event open to all women in agriculture in Louisiana. We are PROUD of our amazing farmers, and want to invite you to join in for a night of fun and networking, and a day filled with empowering speakers!  It is our goal to provide SUPPORT, EMPOWERMENT and EDUCATION to our amazing Women in Agriculture who are Growing Louisiana’s Future! This year's conference is being held in Alexandria, Louisiana. THANK YOU to our title sponsor this year, RoyOMartin! DON'T FORGET TO SELECT A T-SHIRT SIZE ON THE NEXT PAGE! ORDERS WITHOUT A T-SHIRT SIZE WILL NOT BE GUARANTEED A T-SHIRT. Please note if you are unable to attend, your t-shirt and goody bag can not be shipped to you post-event.  Location: Holiday Inn Downtown Alexandria (Special room rates available if reserved up to 30 days before event) Thursday 9am: Choice of TOUR (each limited to first 48 registrants)Choice 1: South Louisiana Trip to a crawfish/rice farm and crawfish processing facility, lunch, then tour of James Farms rice mill Choice 2: North Louisiana Trip to tour a high tunnel year-round produce farm, lunch, then a beekeeper tour 6pm: ReceptionAt 6pm there will be a fun reception with music, food, drinks and friends.  Friday8am: ConferenceFull of inspiring talks and speakers, prepare to leave EMPOWERED! Keynote Speaker: Marji Guyler-Alaniz, Founder + President, FarmHer Inc. Marji Guyler-Alaniz, President and Founder of FarmHer will share her story of inspiration and finding her passion with FarmHer.  From the start of the project to where it is today, Marji will take you along with her on the FarmHer journey, introducing you to the strong, amazing women she has met along the way.  Their stories are told through still photographs of everyday work on the farm, mixed with heartfelt videos from her TV show, FarmHer. Through the women of FarmHer you will laugh, shed a tear and most importantly, will leave knowing your place in the culture of agriculture.

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-louisiana-women-in-agriculture-conference-registration-46542277204?aff=aff0eventful

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701 4th St
Alexandria, LA 71301

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