This year’s Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture will be held next month. The event to be held in Denver will focus on next generation agriculture. It begins February 18th. The forum will covers the future of the state’s rural communities, labor availability challenges, succession planning for farmers and ranchers, working in multi-generational workplaces, the changing landscape for women in agriculture, Colorado’s new cannabis industry, technology, biotech, and social media.
Primary topics will include:
– The Future of Farming Through a Demographic Lens
– Labor Availability Challenges
– Succession Planning
– The Changing Landscape of Women in Agriculture
– What Farmers Need to Know about Agricultural Drones
– The benefits, challenges and issues OF GMOs