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Ag Development Forum
Thursday, February 6th, 2014
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Agenda*

9:30 a.m.
Welcome

Steve Troxler
Commissioner of Agriculture

 
Pledge of Allegiance

 

 


Precision Agriculture: A Perspective from John Deere


Alejandro Sayago
Director of Corporate Business Development and Government Sales
John Deere

 
Presentation of the
"Exporter of the Year Award"
Commissioner Troxler
  Pate Dawson Company's North Carolina Connection

Mac Sullivan, Jr.
CEO
Pate Dawson Company

 

Panel:

Interagency Cooperation for North Carolina Agribusiness Development

Secretary John Skvarla
N.C. Department of Environment and
Natural Resources

Secretary Tony Tata
N.C. Department of Transportation

Susan Fleetwood
Director of Business
and Industry Development
N.C. Department of Commerce

Tony Almeida
Senior Advisor on Jobs
and the Economy
Office of the Governor

Moderated by: Commissioner Troxler

 
State of Agriculture Address
Commissioner Troxler
 
Invocation

Zane Hedgecock
Agricultural Programs Administrator
NCDA&CS

12:30 p.m.
Lunch
*This is a draft agenda and is subject to change.