2017 NAFB Convention

The National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB) held its 74th annual convention November 8-10 in Kansas City.

The fast-paced agenda included talks from biotech defender Dr. Kevin Folta and philanthropist Howard G. Buffett, an appearance by Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, and the annual Trade Talk featuring over 100 agribusiness companies and organizations.

This virtual ag newsroom is courtesy of FMC Corporation and includes links to photos and audio content available free of charge for digital or print publication or broadcast.

2017 NAFB Convention Photos

Secretary Sonny’s First Visit to NAFBSecretary Sonny Perdue at NAFB

NAFB17 Kicks Off With Kevin FoltaDr. Kevin Folta at NAFB17

Howard Buffett Discusses World Ag Issues at NAFBHoward G. Buffett at NAFB17

NAFB Foundation Names Scholarship WinnersInterview with NAFB Scholarship Winners

FMC Completes Deal with DowDupont”Interview with Mike Krull, FMC

FMC Freedom Pass for the VIP FarmerInterview with Lisa Homer, FMC

New ImpactZ™ Corn Herbicide from AMVAC®Interview with Jim Lappin, AMVAC

RFA Talks Ethanol with Farm BroadcastersInterview with Robert White, RFA

Find Your Adventurous Lamb SideInterview with Jim Percival, American Lamb Board

Propane Can Do ThatInterview with Cinch Munson, PERC

Blaze A Trail to #CattleCon18Interview with Marvin Kokes, NCBA
Top Priorities for Cattle ProducersInterview with Colin Woodall, NCBA

USDA-NASS 2017 U.S. Census of AgricultureInterview with Barbara Rater, USDA-NASS

Photo Contest Kicks Off Science Matters for Bayer and 4-HInterview with Darren Wallis, Bayer and Cheryl Lesko, 4-H

Bayer – Crop Science – Interview with Chip Graham, Bayer COPeO

USFRA Continues to Grow and EngAGe
Interview with Randy Krotz, USFRA CEO
Interview with Brad Greenway, USFRA Chair

AFBF on Trade, Farm Bill & TaxesInterview with Blake Hurst, Missouri Farm Bureau

NCGA Fighting For NAFTAInterview with NCGA 1st VP Lynn Chrisp, Nebraska farmer

Celebrating a Century of John Deere TractorsInterview with Tiffany Turner, John Deere

New John Deere Turf Products Offer Comfort, DurabilityInterview with Maureen McCormack, John Deere

Biodiesel Producers Testify at ITC HearingInterview with Kaleb Little, NBB

Other National Biodiesel Board interviews – Interview with Greg Anderson, Nebraska farmer

ACE Optimistic About E15 ParityInterview with Brian Jennings, ACE

American Seed Trade Association –
Interview with ASTA Chair Tracy Tally of Justin Seed
Interview with ASTA past chair Risa DeMasi, Grassland Oregon