Florida farm women to be recognized for public outreach

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St. Augustine, Fla. – Florida women representing 21 county Farm Bureaus will receive the Women’s Activity Award this Thursday, March 2, at the Florida Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Conference Awards Banquet. The banguet is planned to take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort.

Recipients of the award will be recognized for their contributions to their local communities and their work at improving awareness of agriculture through educational programming, leadership development and public outreach.

Florida Farm Bureau President John Hoblick and State Women’s Leadership Committee Chair Sarah Carte will welcome more than 100 attendees to the three-day conference.

The agenda will include interactive workshops, networking opportunities and farm tours of local agriculture. To view more details about the conference, visit http://www.floridafarmbureau.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/2017-Women-Conference-Agenda-Draft.pdf.