Monday, Dec 2 Schedule

7:30 am

  • Registration -- East Hallway
  • Benefit Silent Auction Items Accepted -- Konza Prairie
  • Book Sales
    • "Kansas Century Farms"
    • "Our Land, Our Lives" by John Schlageck
    • "Kailey's Ag Adventures"
  • Tradeshow -- East, West and South Hallways
    • We have a great lineup of folks at the tradeshow and you can win prizes by playing Tradeshow BINGO! Pick up your tradeshow BINGO card featuring the logos or names of the exhibitors at the registration table and present your card to exhibitors for a stamp. Once you have a completed stamped BINGO on your card, include your name and contact information and enter it into the drawing. BINGO cards must be submitted by 4:15 p.m. Monday in the box across from the registration tables. Winners will be drawn at the close of the tradeshow. Make sure to check the sign to see if you’re a winner!
    • Stop by the From the Land of Kansas booth where the first 50 shoppers will receive a special gift!

8:00 am

  • Kickoff General Session -- Ballrooms
    • Welcome by President Felts
    • Friends of Agriculture Awards
    • Natural Resources Awards
    • YF&R Awards
    • Membership Traveling Trophy
    • Partnership Award
    • Sponsored by 

9:15 am

  • Tradeshow Break
  • Benefit Silent Auction Opens -- Konza Prairie
    • Bidding ends at 10:40 a.m. Tuesday
    • Proceeds benefit the KFB Foundation for Agriculture.
  • County Photos -- East Hallway
    • One Station

9:45 am -- Workshops Round 1

10:40 am

  • County Coordinators Training/Luncheon -- Train Depot
    • Sponsored by

10:40 am -- Workshops Round 2

11:40 am -- Open Discussion of Resolutions -- Alcove



  • Lunch in the Little Apple!                   
  • YF&R Committee Luncheon -- Blue Moose
  • Resolutions Committee Luncheon -- Big Blue River / Fort Riley

1:30 pm

  • General Session -- Ballrooms
    • Awards for Excellence
    • New Horizon Awards
    • County Progress Awards
    • Leadership KFB Graduation
    • Keynote speaker: Mitch Holthus

Mitch Holthus is a native of Smith Center and the voice of the Kansas City Chiefs. He is the longest tenured and most decorated play-by-play “voice” in franchise history.

Holthus is also the host of the Hy-Vee Chiefs Insider television show and the Chiefs Rewind television post game show. In addition, he originates the “Minute with Mitch” radio and television series which is seen and heard in five states. His work is also featured on

Holthus has won an Emmy for his video and on-line work by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Sponsored by 

3 pm -- Workshops Round 3

3:50 pm

  • Tradeshow Break
  • County Photos -- East Hallway
    • One Station

4:15 pm -- Workshops Round 4

5:30 pm -- Leader's Circle Reception

  • K-State Student Union, Flint Hills Room

6 pm -- Legacy Partner Meet and Greet

  • K-State Student Union Ballrooms

6:30 pm -- KFB Foundations Fundraiser -- Lucas Maddy and the Kansas Cartel

  • K-State Student Union Ballrooms
  • Dinner and concert benefiting the KFB Foundation for Agriculture and the KFB Legal Foundation