Agenda for 2013 OWA Convention

Posted on: January 26th, 2013

by Arwen McGilvra

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We hope you will join us March 7-9th in Glenden Beach, OR for our annual convention and meeting. Registration details coming soon.

2013 OWA Annual Meeting Agenda

“Navigating Technology for Agriculture”

 

Thursday, March 7: 6:00-9:00 pm Hospitality Suite open in the Canyon Suite

(Dinner on your own)

Friday, March 8: 7:30-8:30 am Breakfast and Welcome to Gleneden Beach

8:30-9:30 am            OWA meeting to present budget, bylaw changes, nominations

9:30-10:00 am       Darin Grimm, President AgChat Foundation

http://agchat.org

10:00-10:45 am      Break, Chat, and Tweet

Arwen McGilvra

10:45-11:00 am      Updates

Ag In The Classroom, Tami Kerr

Newspapers in Education, Hanna Brause

11:00-11:45 am      ‘Ag Biotech: What is it, Who loves it, & Who hates it’

Steve Strauss, Director OSU Outreach in Biotech

http://oregonstate.edu/orb/

http://people.forestry.oregonstate.edu/steve-strauss/

12:00-1:00 pm       Lunch          – Karen Yost, President, American Agri-Women

www.americanagriwomen.org

1:00-1:30 pm         OWA Website, Lauren Olson

www.owaonline.org

1:30-2:00 pm         Energy Trust Program, Ulrike Mengelberg

www.energytrust.org

2:00 Free time to walk on the beach, try the spa, or carpool to

-Aquarium, Marine Science Center

-lighthouse or museums

-shop at outlet mall and/or quilt shop

6:30-7:00 pm         Social Half Hour (No Host Bar)

7:00-8:45 pm         Dinner –   Service to Agriculture Award

Hospitality Suite in the Canyon Suite will be open until 10 pm

Saturday, March 9: 7:30-8:30 am Breakfast -Tote Bags from Feed Sacks, a demo by Arlene Kovash

8:30 am OWA Meeting

Legislative Panel

Installation of officers

2 Responses

  1. Archie says:

    How did u actually end up getting the points to post ““Agenda for 2013 OWA Convention – Oregon Women for Agriculture”?
    Thanks a lot -Alisha

    • WordPress allows us to use bullet points. It’s an option on the top bar of the editing blog page. Also if you create the post in word and then copy it, you can paste from word using the icon with the clipboard and the W. That will transfer over some of your formatting.

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