Katie is a U.S. Olympic skeleton racer, accomplished weightlifter and passionate farmer. She is a three-time Winter Olympian, a two-time Skeleton World Cup champion and the 2012 World Champion. When Katie isn’t training for her next competition, you can find her on her family’s Northwest Kansas farm. Katie is a proud agriculture advocate and believes athletes and farmers live a very similar lifestyle.
Katie will be sharing her unique and touching story while sharing her go-to tips when advocating for agriculture. Don’t miss out on meeting a true American hero!
Seating for ACF’s 2014 Cultivate & Connect conference is limited. Be sure to register today! Early bird pricing ends May 25th.
Conversation with David Hayden – David says that going to the AgChat Conference in 2012 pushed him to reach beyond his “normal” audience and have better conversations about food and agriculture with non-ag focused people [audio].
Direct link to MP3 audio.
Oregon farmer and alumnus of ACF’s 2014 Northwest Regional Agvocacy conference, Brenda Frketich has taken a good friend’s challenge and ran with it. Fellow farmer Dan Worley, also of Oregon, put the video below on Facebook yesterday asking farmers and ranchers to take a few minutes to share what they do during the day.