“True North” is the theme for the 63rd annual Officers & Leaders Conference, which will be July 22 and 23 at the Hot Springs Convention Center.
This conference serves as a training and information event for county Farm Bureau leaders throughout the state.
Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday. The opening general session, which begins at 1 p.m., will include President Veach’s summer address and talks by UofA System President Dr. Donald Bobbitt and author V. J. Smith.
Tuesday morning, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in workshops. Speaking at Tuesday’s closing luncheon will be former professional football player Keith Jackson
, whose career was highlighted by six Pro Bowl appearances and a win at Super Bowl XXXI. Luncheon tickets are $10 and can be purchased from Rhonda Whitley
. Money from luncheon ticket sales will be contributed to a fund to help farmers and ranchers affected by recent storm devastation.