2015 ANNUAL MEETING

One of our goals for the 2015 Annual Meeting is to make connections. The breakout session on Thursday, Feb 26, afternoon at 2:30 p.m. is to connect farmers, ranchers and food manufacturers with restaurateurs and food providers. The session will take the opportunity to not only make the connections, but we want to work with folks on both sides of the equation to help determine the hurdles to sourcing local products. We will evaluate if resources, like the From the Land of Kansas Buy/Sell...
Do you get overwhelmed by social media and wish you had a person to go to with your questions? Well you are in luck if you are attending the 2015 From the Land of Kansas Annual Meeting. On Friday morning at 9 a.m., we will be hosting a breakout session that has the focus to help you one-on-one with your social media platforms. We are inviting you to bring your phones, tablets and laptops and you can get help from those of us that work on social media on a daily basis. You can bring your...
For those of you who have agritourism destinations already established and looking for new ideas or information the 2015 Annual Meeting is the perfect opportunity to get you recharged for the travel season.  We are excited to have the Kansas Department of Wildlife Parks and Tourism on board with us as a sponsor and a speaker for the meeting. Sue Stringer, Kansas Agritourism Manager,  will be presenting with Shawna Oliver from AgMax, on the topic: What does the agritourism...
We are honored to have two representatives of Food Export of the Midwest join us for the 2015 Annual Meeting. Tim Hamilton, executive director, and Brian Fisher, liaison for Kansas, will both be at the meeting in Manhattan. Tim will be presenting three dynamic sessions focused on international exports.  Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.- Why to consider exporting Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 at 3:40 p.m.- How to start exporting Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 at 9 a.m.- International: Country...
For those companies who are looking to get into or expand on social media, this session wil be the perfect breakout choice for you in this ever changing world. The From the Land of Kansas annual meeting will offer a series of business development sessions geared to help your business get your questions answered and take the necessary steps to achieve success. If you'd like to register for the 2015 Annual Meeting Feb 26-27 in Manhattan click here. This session will be...
The From the Land of Kansas annual meeting will offer a series of business development sessions geared to help your business get your questions answered and take the necessary steps to achieve success. If you'd like to register for the 2015 Annual Meeting Feb 26-27 in Manhattan click here. For those companies who are prepared value-added foods such as jams, jellies, sauces, popcorn, etc., we are honored to have Dr. Fadi Aaramouni with the K-State Value Added Lab presenting with Adam...