AAEA – The Ag Communicators Network regional meetings serve to equip regional membership with education and resources in their area. We know not everyone can attend the Ag Media Summit, and we want to meet you where you are with solid, helpful educational content so you can advance your career and perform with excellence.


Alabama Farmers Federation & Agricultural Communicators Network Meeting
Montgomery, Alabama
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

An AAEA Agricultural Communicators Network Regional Workshop will be held Tuesday, November 14, at the Alabama Farmers Federation headquarters in Montgomery, AL. The Regional Workshop will include speakers focused on agricultural journalism, marketing and timely industry issues. Topics include covering agricultural policy and sensitive topics, industry response to GMOs and tips on shooting and editing video. The workshop is sponsored by Alabama Wheat & Feed Grain Producers and Alabama Farmers Cooperative.


9:30 AM: Registration

10 AM: Welcome and introductions

Hot Topics: Agriculture Crisis Management from Both Sides of the Food Safety Plate

A message from our sponsor

NOON: Lunch

Key note: The Truth Behind GMOs and Other Food Myths

Dynamic Coverage of Ag Policy & Polarizing Topics

Ramp Up Your Digital Footprint

Shooting Video in the Field, Editing in the Office

5 – 7 PM: Reception


Registration is free and will close November 1. The first 50 registrants receive a free T-shirt.