Southwest Ag Summit, Feb. 26-27, Yuma
The 2014 Southwest Agriculture Summit (SWAG) will be held Feb. 26-27 in Yuma, Ariz. at Arizona Western College (AWC) in Yuma, Ariz.
The summit is organized by the Yuma Fresh Vegetable Association.
A field demonstration will be held the morning of Feb. 26 at AWC’s Agricultural Land Laboratory. Attendees will see new technology in tractor performance, management, and communication.
Equipment companies will also display tillage equipment, planters, transplanters, automated plant thinners, and irrigation equipment.
The Jacob Louis Daily Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Las Barrancas Golf Course, 14076 E 48th St., Yuma.
2014 SWAG schedule:
7:00 - Field demonstration – AWC field
8:00 – noon - Exhibitor show, AWC
9:00 - Ag welding classes
Noon - Jacob Louis Daily Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament, Las Barrancas
1:00 - Colorado River Tour
5:30 - Opening Reception, AWC
7:00 - Continental breakfast and registration, AWC
7:00 – 4:00 - Exhibitor Show, AWC
8:00 - Bee Panel, AWC
9:30-11:30 – Morning breakout sessions, AWC
12-1:30 – Lunch - Keynote speaker former Arizona Congressman John Shadegg, AWC
1:30-3:30 - Afternoon breakout sessions, AWC
6:00 - Harvest Dinner, Yuma Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park, Yuma
8:00 - Advanced Ag Tour
6:00 - Farmer's wife cooking class, Tina's Cocina
Register for summit at www.swagsummit.com.
For more information, contact Bruce Gwynn at (928) 503-2003.