Ag News Now
Happy FFA Week!
The 89th annual Kansas FFA Convention is fast approaching! Want to give back to a great organization? Weren't involved in FFA but want to know what it was about? Volunteer to help State Convention run smoothly! Previous FFA experience not required.
Join AGR at the Spring Agriculture Symposium! John Niemann, Shane Masters, Roger McEowen, and Bob Young will be discussing 'Consolidation, Trade, and the Changing Landscape of Global Agriculture'. The symposium begins at three, but feel free to join us whenever you can, and leave early if necessary. Each speaker will present for 20 minutes, with an open question and answer forum following.
Distinguished Young Alumni
Dalton Henry, a graduate of the College of Agriculture, is being recognized as a Distinguished Young Alumn by the K-State Alumni Association. Dalton's keynote address will be in Leadership Studies Town Hall at 5:30pm on Tuesday, February 28.
Kansas Corn is sponsoring Careers in Corn, a new program that connects college students with potential career paths in the corn industry. The program will make a stop in Manhattan on March 13 at 6pm at IGP Institute. Students will network with corn industry professionals in an informal setting where you can learn about a variety of careers in the corn industry.
Rock Springs 4-H Center is once again looking for energetic and fun-loving students to join their staff for the 2017 summer. Positions include activities instructor, outdoor education, team building, barn crew and media and marketing coordinator.
Learn more about the position here, or contact Megan Page.
Spend a month at University of Cambridge, London, Normandy and Paris studying Law and the American and British legal systems. The trip runs from July 8th to August 4th. The deadline to apply is March 1st.