(The BARN – Briggsdale, CO) November 10, 2016 -The 2016 RMFU Innovation Fair kicked off on Nov 10th @ Embassy Suites in Loveland, CO. One of the keynote speakers was Barbara Patterson, Government Relations Director with the National Farmers Union, one of the hot topics of discussion at the gathering and around the nation right now is the result of the elections.
Listen to the interview with NFU’s Barbara Patterson…
Also speaking at the event was Harvest Media’s Luke Runyon.
RMFU President Dale McCall posed questions from those in attendance regarding:
Anti-Trust; Climate Change, COOL, Media Trust, USDA Ag Secretary Candidates, Crop Insurance, Safety Net, the next Farm Bill & Guaranteed Farm Loans going forward.
LISTEN to all of the audio from their presentations below…
RMFU President Dale McCall’s Opening Statement
Harvest Media & NPR’s Luke Runyon Thoughts
NFU’s Barbara Patterson Thoughts
RMFU Member Questions/Answers – Part 1
(Anti-Trust, Climate Change, COOL & Trusting the Media)
RMFU Member Questions/Answers – Part 2
(Next USDA Secretary, Crop Insurance, Safety Net, Next Farm Bill & Guaranteed Farm Loans)
The RMFU’s Annual Convention is Nov 11-12 in Loveland, CO.
More coverage from event will be posted here later, courtesy of BARN Media.