Ag Retail Forum


Water Quality and Other Regulatory Actions - What your associations are doing on your behalf

The Agricultural Retailers Association, in partnership with the Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana state agribusiness associations, is holding a policy seminar September 10, in Maumee, Ohio.

The Forum will focus on state, regional and federal legislative and regulatory issues and feature a keynote presentation from an Ohio Department of Agriculture senior official and tour of the City of Toledo water works*.

Registration is $30 and includes lunch and tour transportation. ARA encourages members to send employees who may not normally attend the annual ARA Conference or other national industry meetings.

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*Tour is optional


8:30 a.m.

Pastries & Coffee Available

9:00 a.m.

Daren Coppock
Agricultural Retailers Association

9:05 a.m.

Ohio Issues Overview
Chris Henney
Ohio Agribusiness Association

9:45 a.m.

Indiana Issues Overview
Amy Cornell
Agribusiness Council of Indiana

10:30 a.m.

Michigan Issues Overview
Dr. Tim Boring
Michigan Agri-Business Association

11:15 a.m.

Overview of ARA Member Services
Donnie Taylor
Vice President, Membership and Corporate Relations

11:30 a.m.

Overview of Federal Issues
Richard Gupton
Senior Vice President, Public Policy and Counsel

12:00 p.m.

Lunch & Keynote Speaker
Ohio Department of Agriculture Deputy Director John Schlichter and Assistant Director Tim S. Derickson

1:15 p.m.

City of Toledo Water Works tour

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1947 Briarfield Blvd.
Maumee, Ohio 43537
(886) 234-0505