FFA members can receive free entry to the NCBA lounge
Centennial, Colorado. – For FFA members, gaining practical experience is the best way to build links with industry. A good example of this type of opportunity is the NCBA’s annual cattle industry convention and trade show. The show brings together producers and their families from across the country for education, entertainment and excitement. This year’s event, which takes place August 10-12 in Nashville, Tennessee, also offers young people in the industry the opportunity to come together, learn and share ideas.
To encourage young producers to participate, Culver’s is sponsoring FFA Day at the NCBA Trade Show on Thursday, August 12. The first 250 FFA members to register will receive free entry to the NCBA Trade Show, courtesy of Culver’s. A significantly reduced trade show registration fee of $ 30 per person is offered to FFA members when free tickets run out.
In addition, Culver’s will share its custard during a “social blue jacket” for FFA members and alumni on August 12th. Culver’s continues to support FFA members through its Thank You Farmers project, which has raised over $ 3 million for agricultural education since 2013.
“The future of the industry depends on the next generation, so we encourage FFA members to join us in Nashville,” said Kristin Torres, executive director of NCBA meetings and events. “The NCBA show offers so many educational and networking opportunities that it’s important for young people to attend and gain valuable experience.
The NCBA Trade Show is a solutions hub spanning over seven acres, featuring 350 exhibitors who can help growers find the right product or service to solve any problem. There will also be a variety of educational opportunities within the show, including learning lounge sessions offering valuable educational advice, the Stockmanship & Stewardship demo arena with animal handling and riding demonstrations. , and campfire discussions giving attendees the opportunity to engage with other producers and industry leaders. in interactive round tables.
FFA members must use the code FFACULVERS to receive free or discounted registration to the NCBA show. A variety of other registration options are also available, including an education package, day tickets, family package, and CattleCon Remix ticket for a virtual experience.