Being a voice for agriculture is more important than ever, and so is learning how to do this effectively. This portal will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively communicate the story of agriculture. Your voice matters! You will obtain information on how to communicate your personal ag story, the importance of ag-vocating, how to connect with legislators to become their go-to ag expert, lobbying basics and more!
This portal is PERFECT for those involved or interested in:
- Establishing or maintaining relationships with legislators
- Learning how to put their operation/farm’s best foot forward
- Advocating for the industry and learning how and where to share their story
This portal contains:
- Multiple educational videos from local and state recognized speakers
- Access to additional resources to help get you connected
This portal will provide you with everything you need to be an effective voice for agriculture and is appropriate for educators and students, consumers, producers and anyone interested in sharing the story of agriculture.
We've compiled a dynamic series of educational videos so you can obtain information on how to communicate your personal ag story, the importance of ag-vocating, how to connect with
legislators to become their go-to ag expert, lobbying basics and more!
Featured speakers in the series:
- Additional Resources
Get connected to your local legislators.
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Based on your interest, here are additional portals you may be interested in:
- Basics of Advocacy
- Agritourism: Considerations for Success
Questions? A Knowledge Center team member is ready to assist you!
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