Registration deadline approaching for 92nd Annual Agricultural Outlook Forum


Staff report



WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reminding those interested in attending this year’s Agricultural Outlook Forum, “Transforming Agriculture,” that early registration is available through Jan. 29.

The Agricultural Outlook Forum, now in its 92nd year, is the USDA’s largest annual meeting, attracting 1,600 attendees. Along with the plenary panel discussion “Providing Leadership for Present and Future Generations in the Transformation of Agriculture,” attendees can choose from 30 sessions with more than 80 speakers and a host of agriculture related exhibits.

The Forum is a platform facilitating conversation on key issues and topics within the agricultural community, including producers, processors, policy makers, government officials and NGOs, both foreign and domestic.

The two-day meeting will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel in Arlington, Virginia, Feb. 25–26, 2016.

To view Forum information go to www.usda.gov/oce/forum.

Staff report