10-23-18 Inside NAWG with Secretary Nicole Berg…

Inside NAWG with Secretary Nicole Berg…

(The BARN / FarmCast Radio – Briggsdale, CO) October 23, 2018 – Joining the  Colorado Ag News Network is Nicole Berg, Secretary of the National Association of Wheat Growers discussing several topics pertinent to the wheat industry including:

  • Current Snake River Issue & Orca Task Force in Washington – impacts on Pacific Northwest Wheat Producers & Others
  • Stalled 2018 Farm Bill
  • United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
  • China Trade War & USDA’s Mitigation Plan
  • NAWG’s Fall Conference Week of Oct 29th
  • 74th NAFB Convention Nov 8-10 at the Westin Crown Center in KC, MO
  • & More

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NICOLE BERG’S BIOGRAPHY 

Nicole Berg is a fourth generation farmer who currently serves as president of the Washington Association of Wheat Growers.

Working alongside her two brothers at their family farm in Paterson, Wash., she grows dry-land and irrigated wheat; Blue Grass Seed; Corn; and Alfalfa. In 2014, Nicole was named Washington Association of Wheat Grower’s “Outstanding Member of the Year”. Berg also sits on the Board of the Conservation District.

She graduated from Washington State University with a degree in agricultural communications and worked for a number of years in the wine industry before heading back to the farm. She has been involved with the Washington Association of Wheat Growers for more than 15 years and is very active in natural resource issues in Washington state.

The National Association of Wheat Growers, advancing wheat through advocacy, alliances, and innovation…learn more online @ http://www.wheatworld.org/

Learn more about the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers, a NAWG member online @ http://coloradowheat.org/