California Agriculture...Business NOT as Usual is theme of Outlook 2018 Agribusiness Conference
Register now for the Outlook 2018 Agribusiness Conference March 22nd at the Visalia Convention Center. Program sessions this year include:

- Investor Activity (Matt Turrentine – GrapeVine Capital Partners/Jim McCandless – UBS Farmland Investors LLC)
- Labor (Ruben Lugo – US Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Div./Bryan Little – Farm Employers Labor Service/Patrick Zelaya – HeavyConnect Inc.
- Vineyards/Winegrapes (Nat DiBuduo – Allied Grape Growers)
- Beef/Cattle (Kevin Kester - National Cattlemens Beef Association)
- Water (Gary Sawyers – Bolen Fransen Sawyers LLP)
- Nuts – Speaker to be Named
- Cannabis (Rich Kwesell – Strawberry Fields/Richard Parrott – CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing, CDFA)
- Release of 2018 Trends in Agricultural Land & Lease Values

It is sure to be a full week with continuing education classes, a full day Ag Tour and the popular California Classic BBQ & Scholarship Auction all preceding the main event!

Register now at: 2018 Brochure.pdf
Outlook 2018 Agribusiness Conference Schedule
Monday, March 19
California Laws & Regulations Class

Tuesday, March 20
7 Hour USPAP Update Class
Student Reception

Wednesday, March 21
Agricultural Chattel Valuation Seminar
Spring Ag Tour
California Classic BBQ & Scholarship Auction

Thursday, March 22
Outlook Agribusiness Conference & Release of Trends in Agricultural Land & Lease Values

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