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Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, August 16, 2022
    • 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Richmond Flying Squirrels Cross Timbers Roofing Party Pavilion
    • 4
    Register

    It's Virginia Peanut night at the Richmond Flying Squirrels! We are teaming up with Virginia FFA to host the central Virginia Council Connection event at the Richmond Flying Squirrels! Network with industry professionals and invited legislatures at the Pregame Tailgate Den with an all-you-can eat buffet starting at 5:00pm, followed by the baseball game at 6:35 pm. 



    Customized Virginia Ag T-Shirts


    Virginia FFA and Virginia Agribusiness Council have created customized Virginia Ag t-shirts! T-shirts will be available for purchase onsite during the pregame tailgate. The cost for the t-shirt is $25 and all proceeds will benefit Virginia FFA and VAC. When registering, please indicate if you are interested in purchasing a t-shirt. We will announce t-shirt details and pricing as we get closer to the event! 


    Bring a Jar of Peanut Butter

    Bring a jar of peanut butter & receive a raffle ticket for prize drawings from VA Peanut Growers Assn. Your donation benefits FeedMore Richmond.


    ** This event is free to attend and open to current and prospective members! **

    Please note that we have a limited number of tickets available.

    Guest registration is limited to 4.



    Schedule:

    5:00 pm - -
     Registration, networking & all-you-can eat buffet

    6:35 pm - -  
    Baseball game


    Thank You to Our Sponsors!   


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    Diamond Sponsors

     

             




    Your sponsorship is greatly appreciated! 

    Please see registration form for ways that you can support this event!



    • Thursday, August 18, 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    • Olde Dominion Agriculture Complex, 19783 US Highway 29, Ste G, Chatham, Virginia 24531
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    Agritourism in Virginia's New Economy

    Join us for a day-long workshop where you will learn about Agritourism in Virginia's New Economy.  Topics will include planning & zoning ordinances, safety on the Agritourism farm, insurance & liability, and more! Executive Director, Kyle Shreve, will also be providing legislative updates for Agritourism. Following the workshop, you will have the opportunity to tour the Olde Dominion Agriculture Complex and to attend a networking reception with other industry leaders and invited guests! You won't want to miss this!

    ** This event is free to attend and open to current and prospective members! **

    Schedule:

    10:00 am - -
    Welcome & Program Begins
    10:10 am -- Workshop Sessions
    12:00 pm - - 
    Networking Lunch

    12:30 pm -- Workshop Sessions
    4:00 pm -- Program Ends
    4:30 pm -- Tour of Olde Dominion Agriculture Complex
    5:00 pm -- Networking reception hosted by Virginia Agribusiness Council, Danville City and Pittsylvania County Economic Development, and Southern States Chatham Coop.



    Please register by August 12, 2022.



    Thank You to Our Sponsors!  



    If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify the Isle of Wight Extension Office at (757) 365-62619/TDD*) during business hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

    *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.



    Your sponsorship is greatly appreciated! 

    Please see registration form for ways that you can support this event!



    • Friday, September 30, 2022
    • 8:30 AM
    • Shenandale Gun Club; RR 42, Swoope, VA 24479
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    Registration is now open!  We have ammo and are excited to be returning to the beautiful Shenandale Gun Club in Swoope, Virginia for our 2022 tournament!

    Join us for a day of fun, delicious food and networking!  This event is a great way to support the Council, while enjoying a beautiful day at the range!  This tournament is one of our most popular events and is an excellent opportunity to meet industry colleagues and interact with key decision makers in Virginia.  

    Schedule

    8:30 am - Registration opens & Wobble Stand contest begins

    10:30 am - Shotgun start; Tournament begins

    12:00 pm - Turkey Shoot (or other) contest

    12:45 pm - Lunch

    1:15 pm - Team & Individual Award Presentations




    Thank You To Our Sponsors!


    Title Sponsors


        

    Ammo Sponsor

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    If you have questions or would like to sponsor, please contact Jenny Toomey, Director of Member Services and Events, at Jenny@va-agribusiness.org or email vac@va-agribusiness.org.

Virginia Agribusiness Council
(804) 643-3555; vac@va-agribusiness.org
9323 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite T
 Richmond, Virginia 23235
        
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