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Agri-Women's meeting this weekend in Hays

4/17/2012

The annual Kansas Agri-Women's meeting will be Friday and Saturday in Hays.

The annual Kansas Agri-Women's meeting will be Friday and Saturday in Hays.

On Friday, there will be dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Gutch's Grill & Woodfire Pizza, 111 W. Seventh, followed by a trip to the Fort Hays State University rodeo at 7:30 p.m. at Doug Philip Arena.

On Saturday, there will be breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Albertson Hall, room 217, on the FHSU campus.

At 9 a.m., Robba Moran, wife of U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, will speak. Election of officers will be at 10 a.m., followed by an 11:30 a.m. lunch, at which the speaker will be Emily Evans, Miss Wheelchair Kansas. At 1 p.m., Stephanie Eckroat, FHSU Dairy manager, will give a tour of the FHSU dairy farm.

Kansas Agri-Women is a state affiliate of American Agri-Women. AAW is a national coalition of more than 50,000 farm, ranch and agribusiness women.

Non-members are welcome to attend. Anyone wishing to attend can RSVP at Jocelyn.busick@gmail.com or call (620) 382-4517. Tickets are $8 for advance adult; $12 adult at the gate; $5 children advance; $8 children at the gate. Free for FHSU students with ID.