Conference Deadline Wednesday, March 21

Written by NAMA on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 , 1:15 pm

Think Big!The early registration deadline and hotel cut-off date for the 2007 Agri-Marketing Conference, “Think Big,” is this Wednesday, March 21. Make your reservations on or before March 21 to ensure the early registration rate and secure a hotel room. Registration rates will increase after March 21 and hotel reservations made after that same date are subject to higher rates and potential unavailability.Register now for the agri-marketing event of the year at or call the NAMA office to register at 913-491-6500.

To reserve your hotel room on-line visit

Donation Deadline March 21

Written by NAMA on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 , 1:14 pm

ABEFDonations are needed for the 2007 Silent Auction that will be held during the Connection Point trade show, April 11-12. The deadline for submitting donations to be included in the Silent Auction catalog has been extended to March 21.The success of the ABEF Silent Auction proves our association is eager to contribute to the growth and enhancement of the profession of agri-marketing. Please show your support and donate what you can (minimum of $50 value suggested). All proceeds from the auction benefit NAMA’s Student Careers Program.

If you’d like to make a donation to the Silent Auction visit,

On-Line Media Auction
The On-Line Auction will take place on the NAMA web site at, beginning this Wednesday, March 21 and lasting through Wednesday, March 28.

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Win a Video iPod!

Written by NAMA on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 , 1:14 pm

Video iPodTime is running out on your chance to win a video iPod! New members who join NAMA between January 1 and April 6, 2007, will be entered into a drawing for a 30 GB Video iPod. In addition, existing NAMA members who recruit these new members will also be entered into the drawing. Just make sure when you recruit a member that they put your name in the “referred by” space on the membership application.The drawing for the iPod will take place at the Connection Point trade show Closing Reception on Thursday, April 12, at the 2007 Agri-Marketing Conference, but you need not be present to win.

Start recruiting members today and take home your new iPod after the conference!

ABEF Golf Outing Deadline March 27

Written by NAMA on Tuesday, March 20, 2007 , 1:13 pm

Bear CreekThe deadline to sign-up for the ABEF Golf Tournament is Tuesday, March 27. The golf outing will take place Tuesday April 10 at Bear Creek Golf Course in Dallas, TX.

A chartered bus will leave the Hyatt Regency Crown Center at 11:30 a.m. to take everyone to the golf course. Tee time begins at 1:00 p.m. and a golf awards ceremony and reception will follow the outing at the golf course. The price is $125 per golfer.

Register on-line now! Just visit

Proceeds from the Golf Outing will benefit the Student NAMA Careers Program.

Show your support of ABEF and be a sponsor of the golf outing. To sign up for a sponsorship on-line visit or contact Jenny Pickett at 913-491-6500 or via e-mail at

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