Upcoming events

    • 12 Nov 2021
    • 9:00 AM
    • 14 Nov 2021
    • 5:00 PM
    • Egan Center - Anchorage, AK
    • 440

               The Alaska Farm Bureau is taking our Annual Meeting events to a new level!

    Join the Alaska Farm Bureau in partnership with Western SARE at the first ever agriculture focused Alaska Farm Convention and Trade Show at the Egan Center.

    Lots of educational opportunities for seasoned farmers, new farmers, youth and those interested in farming - plus fun events on the Trade Show stage!


    • Keynote by Zippy Duvall, President of the American Farm Bureau Federation
    • Farm Financing
    • Policy and Advocacy discussions
    • Marketing
    • Round table discussions: meet with peers in your industry to talk about what works, what hasn’t, what are the big hurdles and how to improve
    • Leadership training
    • Peony farming: steps and considerations for getting your farm started

    Detailed Conference Events and Pricing

    Farm Bureau Special Member Events Registrations 

    ALASKA FARM BUREAU BUSINESS MEETING 

    Friday, November 12, 2021: 3:00 – 5:00 PM

    AKFB members take care of our annual business; review finances, set priorities for the coming year, and other business that is brought up by members. 

     

    AWARDS BANQUET & BRUCE WILLARD SCHOLARSHIP AUCTION (NEED NOT BE A MEMBER TO ATTEND) – $50.00 

    Friday, November 12, 2021,  Night banquet 6:30 PM-9:00PM

     

    Convention Registration 

    CONVENTION DAY 1 – $40.00 

    Friday, November 12, 2021: 9:00am – 4:00pm Opening ceremonies starting at 9:00am with Keynote speakers and breakout sessions during the day.

    Early Bird rate available through October 15th 

     

    CONVENTION DAY 2 – $40.00 

    Saturday, November 13, 2021: 10:00am to 4:00pm

    second day filled with keynotes, breakout session and networking! 

    Early Bird rate available through October 15th 

     

    FULL PACKAGE DEAL – $80.00 

    Convention Days 1 & 2, plus admission to all three days of the Trade Show!

    Plus, access to a discount for FarmStock – our live concert with Terri Clark & The Ken Peltier Band! 

     

    Sunday Workshop Registration 

    Please note: Workshops with low registration will be canceled. Maximum space per workshop is 30 people. 5 minimum required for workshop to run. 

     

    WORKSHOP: At Home Cheesemaking – $20.00 Sunday, November 14. Workshop to share the ins & outs of making cheese on a small scale for you and your family. 

    WORKSHOP: Carcass Breakdown – $20.00 Sunday November 14.

    Interested in processing your meat at home? Learn the process of breaking down a carcass and various cuts of meat to get. 

    WORKSHOP: Effective Social Media Marketing – $20.00 Sunday November 14

    Build your skills on using social media to market your products. 

    WORKSHOP: Taking Quality Photos for your Marketing – $20.00 Sunday November 14

    Not a professional photographer? Want better quality pictures to market your products? Learn some tricks on on how to bump up your picture quality! 

    WORKSHOP: Tips, Tricks, and Equipment for Preserving your Harvest – $20.00 Sunday November 14

    Learn about equipment and processes can and preserve fresh foods for you to enjoy all year. 

    WORKSHOP: Writing a Business Plan that Works for You – $20.00 Sunday November 14

    Business plans are an important part of planning for success in any business – including farming! Get insight into putting together a quality business plan. 

     

    Tradeshow Registration

    8x10 booth space for 3 days of trade show.  Includes 2 passes each day to Trade Show for vendors.  Farm Bureau members receive $50.00 discount on booth space cost.

    Agency/Non-profit Vendor Booth – $400.00 

    Business Vendor Booth – $500.00 

    Register for the Conference

Past events

31 Jul 2021 Annual General Meeting
1 Apr 2021 Spring Gala


Alaska Farm Bureau is a 501(c)5 non-profit organization. 37075 Nicholas View Lane, Soldotna, AK 99669

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