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North Carolina State Fairgrounds
Raleigh, NC

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, January 31

Show Hours:  9 am to 4 pm

7:15 am           Wake County Agribusiness Breakfast
​                        James Hunt Horse Complex

8:30 am           Ag Leadership & Grower Summit Breakfast
                        
Hosted by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Holshouser Building
                       Breakfast will be served at 8:30  - No charge/FREE for all attendees
 
9:30 am           Continuing Education
                        Top 10 Pesticide Violations, presented by AgSafe

                        Ag Leadership & Grower Summit hosted by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Holshouser Building
 
9:30 am          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                       Sponsored by Stihl
                       Midway
 
9:30 am          General Safety Orientation Workshop, Presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
                       
10 am             NC Department of Labor 23rd Annual Gold Star Grower Workshop
                       James Martin Building
 
10:00 am        Sexual Harassment Prevention Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
 
10:30 am        Continuing Education
                       Worker Protection Standard Compliance, presented by AgSafe

                       Ag Leadership & Grower Summit hosted by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Holshouser Building

11:00 am        Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                       Jim Graham Building
                       Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                           Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
 
11:30 am        South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                       Sponsored by Stihl
                       Midway
 
11:45 noon     NCAg Lunch with Keynote Address by Dr. Iain Kelly of Bayer - Actions Speak                            Volumes: Advocacy Starts with You
                       Holshouser Building
                      No charge/FREE for all attendees 

12:00 pm        Heat Illness Prevention Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
 

12:30 pm        Continuing Education
                       Managing Auxin Drift with BMPs, presented by Dr. Alan York

                       Ag Leadership & Grower Summit hosted by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Holshouser Building

 
12:30 pm        Tractor Safety for Ground Workers Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
 
1:00 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                       Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                           Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                       Jim Graham Building
 
1:45 pm          Continuing Education
                       Pesticides Applicators & Bees: Living in Harmony , presented by Fieldwatch

                       Ag Leadership & Grower Summit hosed by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Holshouser Building
 
2:00 pm          Worker Protection Standard Review Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
 
2:30 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                       Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                           Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                       Jim Graham Building Auction Arena
 
2:30 pm          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                       Sponsored by Stihl
                       Midway
 
2:30 pm          Forklift Safety for Ground Workers Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                       Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                       Jim Graham Building
 

THURSDAY, February 1

Show Hours:  9 am to 4 pm

9:30 am          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
9:30 am          Tractor Safety for Ground Workers Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
10:00 am        FFA Truck and Tractor Driving Competition
                        James Hunt Horse Arena
 
10:00 am        NC Department of Labor 23rd Annual Gold Star Grower Workshop
                        James Martin Building
 
10:00 am        Agricultural Development Forum - NC Department of Agriculture
                        
Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Holshouser Building
 
10:00 am        Sexual Harassment Prevention Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
10:30 am        Worker Protection Standard Review Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
11: 00 am       Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                        Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                          Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                        Jim Graham Building Auction Arena
 
11:30 am        South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
12:00 am        Hazard Communication Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
12:30 pm        Lock Out/Tag Out Awareness Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
1:00 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                        Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                          Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                        Jim Graham Building
 
2:00 pm          General Safety Orientation Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
2:30 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                        Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing,  and entertainment by the                          Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                        Jim Graham Building
 
2:30 pm          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
2:30 pm          Food Safety, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building

FRIDAY, February 2

Show Hours:  9 am to 4 pm

8:00 am          Breakfast with the Commissioner
                        To benefit the Tobacco Farm Life Museum
                        Holshouser Building
 
9:30 am          Farm First Aid Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
9:30 am          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
10:00 am        Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina Annual Meeting
                        Holshouser Building
 
10:00 am        General Safety Orientation Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council
                        Jim Graham Building
 
10:30 am        Hazard Communication Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council 
                        Jim Graham Building
 
11:00 am        Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                        Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing, and entertainment by the                            Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                        Jim Graham Building
 
11:30  am       South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
12:00 pm        Heat Illness Prevention Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council 
                        Jim Graham Building
 
12:30 pm        Worker Protection Standard Review Workshop, presented by AgSafe
                        Sponsored by NC Agribusiness Council 
                        Jim Graham Building
 
1:00 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                       Jim Graham Building
                       Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing, and entertainment by the                             Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
 
2:30 pm          Farm Credit Show sponsored by Farm Credit
                        Featuring the latest information on agricultural financing, and entertainment by the                            Brothers N’ Bluegrass Band
                        Jim Graham Building
 
2:30 pm          South Atlantic Woodsmen Association Lumberjack Show
                        Sponsored by Stihl
                        Midway
 
4:00 pm          Show Closes
 
6:00 pm          Southern National Draft Hose Pull and Coon Mule Jump
                        Tickets $10 in advance available in the Jim Graham Building during the Southern                                Farm Show or $12 at the door.
                        James Hunt Horse Arena
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