Win a Free Conference Registration

Written by NAMA on Monday, March 11, 2019 , 10:20 am

Recruit someone you know to become a NAMA member and be entered into a drawing for a complimentary registration* to the 2019 Agri-Marketing Conference in April.

The campaign will run from February 25 through March 20. The drawing will take place March 21.

Simply tell your recruit to join at nama.org and add your name and company in the box titled “Referred by.”

The more members you recruit, the more your name will be entered into the drawing!

*Registration is non-transferable.

Commodity Classic Reception

Written by NAMA on Monday, March 11, 2019 , 10:20 am

NAMA, AAEA and NAFB sponsored a reception in conjunction with the 2019 Commodity Classic in Orlando, FL, with the support of the Florida, Great Plains and Rocky Mountain NAMA chapters and BASF.

After hours of standing in the Trade Show, approximately 75 people took advantage of the opportunity to mix and mingle with fellow NAMA, AAEA and NAFB members.

Thanks to ZimmComm New Media, LLC for the photos.

Cornbelt Chapter Event

Written by NAMA on Monday, March 11, 2019 , 10:19 am

Celebration of Agriculture

Join fellow members to Celebrate Agriculture on Monday, March 18th. Cornbelt Chapter will join over 650 people that night showing the strength of agribusiness in eastern Iowa.

Tyne Morgan, host of the nationally syndicated U.S. Farm Report, will keynote the event. She recently received The Doane Award for excellence in reporting agriculture. In 2014, Morgan was named the first female host of U.S. Farm Report, which came after many years on the road as AgDay and U.S. Farm Journal Report National Reporter. Today, Morgan brings viewers the latest agriculture and market related news by diving into stories impacting not only farmers and ranchers, but rural America.

WHEN: Monday, March 18

TIME: 6:00 to 9:00 PM

WHERE: DoubleTree Convention Complex, Exhibit Hall A, 350 First Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Email Terry Reilly to RSVP by end of day March 12.

MoKan NAMA Taste of KC Tour

Written by NAMA on Monday, February 25, 2019 , 12:09 pm

Start your 2019 Agri-Marketing Conference with MoKan NAMA’s Taste of KC Tour!

Savor, sip and share on NAMA’s flavor tour of Kansas City. The food and drink are sure to be on-par with the conversation and networking at The Roasterie and Rye. You’ll feel finer than a Prohibition-Era politician when you end the day with cocktails at Tom’s Town, a 1920’s-style Kansas City Speakeasy!

In the morning, your regularly scheduled caffeine buzz will get a jolt with a behind-the-scenes tour of The Roasterie factory. Attendees will learn
secrets of brewing the best at-home coffee, and receive a complimentary Roasterie pub glass – not to mention a sample of The Roasterie’s
mouthwatering Nitro, Cold Brew or Iced Tea.

We’ll keep the fun moving and get back to the roots of agri-marketing with a delicious meal at Rye on the Plaza. After chowing down, attendees will get the chance to learn about Rye’s farm-to-table philosophy, as well as their partnerships with local farmers who provide the ingredients for top-tier American fare.

Then, bootleg the spirit of Kansas City Prohibition-Era Spirits at the beautiful art deco lounge of Tom’s Town Distilling Co., a local speakeasy
that draws its roots from the infamously crooked politician, Tom Pendergast. Sip one of Tom’s Town’s award-winning craft cocktails after a tour of the distillery and barrel room. Because, as Tom Pendergast loved to say, “the people are thirsty.”

Register today so you can savor the aroma of the coffee business, share a farm-to-table meal and conversation,
and flout prohibition with your NAMA friends and colleagues!

Cost for the tour is $75.

Wednesday, April 10
9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Click here if you just need to register for the tour.
Click here if you need to register for both the tour and conference at the same time.

Join NAMA, AAEA and NAFB at Commodity Classic

Written by NAMA on Monday, February 25, 2019 , 12:08 pm

You are invited to a joint cocktail reception hosted by NAMA, NAFB and AAEA at Commodity Classic in Orlando!

When: Friday, March 1, 2019

Where: Orange County Convention Center, Room 307 A

Time: 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Stop by after the trade show closes but before you head out to dinner!
We encourage you to bring a prospective member or guest to the reception.

No cost or registration necessary.

For any questions, contact Barb Ulschmid at (952) 758-6502
or email aaea@gandgcomm.com.

Sponsorship help provided by BASF and the Florida and Rocky Mountain NAMA Chapters.

Badger Chapter Event

Written by NAMA on Monday, February 25, 2019 , 12:08 pm

Badger State Bourbon Basics

Join Badger NAMA for a tour, nosing, tasting and appetizers at the J. Henry & Sons farm where you’ll learn about the history and heritage of their bourbon, roots in agriculture, and marketing strategies which help them to deliver exceptional bourbon to the market.

WHEN: Thursday, February 28

TIME: 4:00 to 6:00 PM

WHERE: J. Henry & Sons Farm, 7794 Patton Rd., Dane, WI 53529

COST: Members: $20, Non-Members: $25, Students: $15

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Midsouth Chapter Event

Written by NAMA on Monday, February 25, 2019 , 12:07 pm

Midsouth Farm & Gin Show and Student Marketing Competition Plans

Join Midsouth NAMA at the Gin Show for this year’s Student NAMA Presentation review. The Mississippi State team will join the chapter and present their product idea for the 2019 NAMA Student Marketing Competition.

WHEN: Friday, March 1

TIME: 2:30 to 3:30 PM

WHERE: Midsouth Farm & Gin Show, Memphis Cook Convention Center, 2nd Floor Meeting Rooms 202/203, Cannon Center, 255 N Main St, Memphis, TN 38103

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

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