Kansas first lady Mary Brownback and Kansas Secretary of Agriculture Jackie McClaskey will be in McPherson Monday night discussing agriculture issues.

Sponsoring the event are Kansas Women For Agriculture plus Sawyer Farms, said Katie Sawyer, who farms with her husband near McPherson.

Brownback and McClaskey will discuss initiatives and issues affecting the state’s growing agriculture industry and rural Kansas, according to a press release.

The free event is at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the McPherson Opera House ballroom. Reservations aren't required but are requested, according to the release.

For more information or to RSVP, email Sawyer at sawyerlandandcattle@gmail.com or call (620) 755-7772.