Free Ag Summit on Tuesday Jan 19th

Dunn Carney to host free 2010 Ag Summit
Dates: Jan. 19, 2010 —  8:00 a.m. –  2:00 p.m. in Wilsonvile

Dunn Carney will host its second free Ag Summit on Jan .19, 2010 at the Holiday Inn in Wilsonville, OR. This half day summit will begin at 8:00 a.m.

Topics include:

– Oregon Dept. of Agriculture Update
Update on Important Cases Impacting the Oregon Agriculture Industry
– Trespass Laws: What Can You Do?

The first panel, moderated by Jack Hoffman, will address success stories in the Ag industry. The second panel, moderated by Tim Bernasek, will address Regulation and Enforcement issues in the industry related to the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Clean Water Restoration Act and Climate Change. Our luncheon speaker, Adam Davis, will give a polling update on the tax vote, governor’s race and more.

Speakers include:

Tim Bernasek, Elizabeth Howard, Jack Hoffman and Anne Foster of Dunn Carney
Barry Bushue and Katie Fast of the Oregon Farm Bureau Federation
Katy Coba, Director of the Oregon Dept. of Agriculture
Fernando Divina, Terrace Kitchen Restaurant, owner and chef
Frank Battilega, owner of Big B Farms
Jim Krahn, Executive Director of the Oregon Dairy Farmers Association
Terry Witt, Executive Director of Oregonians for Food and Shelter
Adam Davis, Partner, Davis, Hibbitts & Midghall, Inc.

A number of industry organizations are participating in the Ag Summit. These organizations are:
The Oregon Farm Bureau Federation,
The Oregon Cattlemen’s Association,
The Oregon Dairy Farmers Association,
The Oregon Wheat Growers League,
The Agri-Business Council of Oregon,
Oregon State University Extension.

You can register for this event by sending an e-mail to [email protected] or completing the registration form on the homepage.

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