This event is sold out. If you would like to be put on a wait list or added to the 2018 pre-registration list, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Because of the nature of D.C., specific speakers, locations and times will not be finalized until the event approaches and are subject to change. Please use the schedule below as a preliminary guide.
Appraisers | Plan to arrive on Sunday, Sept. 10, 4:00 PM or earlier. We will start around 8:00 AM on Monday and go through 4:00 pm on Thursday, Sept. 14. Look for flights home after 6:00 PM on Thursday. If you cannot find a flight home on Thursday, hotel fees will apply to depart on Friday.
Farm Managers/Consultants | Plan to arrive anytime on Sunday, Sept. 10 or Monday, Sept. 11 by 10:00 AM. We will start around 12:00 PM on Monday and go through Friday, Sept. 15. If you choose to arrive on Sunday, additional hotel fees will apply. Look for flights home after 4:00 PM on Friday, Sept. 15 book your flight from Reagan National Airport (DCA).
Agenda at a Glance
Sunday, Sept. 10
Dinner at Charthouse (Optional)
Monday, Sept. 11
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
12:00 - 5:00 PM
5:30 - 8:30 PM
Dinner with Presentations
Tuesday, Sept. 12
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Communications and Advocacy Training
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Dinner and Trolley Tour of D.C.
Wednesday, Sept. 13
7:30 - 11:30 AM
Talking Point Preparation for Hill Meetings
1:30 - 4:30 PM
Individual Appointments with Senators or Representatives
Thursday, Sept. 14
7:00 - 11:30 AM
Meetings at the FCC Office
1:00 - 3:30 PM
Presentations & Discussions at TAF
3:30 - 4:00 PM
Q&A and Meeting Adjourns
Depart from hotel for Chesapeake Farms via Bus
Chesapeake Farms Welcome, Driving Tour and Trey Hill Farm Tour
Dinner at Waterman's Crab House
Friday, Sept. 15
Local Ag Issues
Sporting Clay Shooting/Team Building
Bus departs for Reagan National Airport (DCA) NO flights earlier than 4:00 PM
This event is for ASFMRA Members only.
Includes 4 hotel nights with a roommate plus planned meal functions.
Private Hotel Room
Additional cost for a private room at the hotel for 4 nights.
Additional Hotel Night
Optional if you plan on arriving early or staying later that what is included in the registration package.
If you are not paying with your credit card for the registration fees, please call Kendra Harrold directly to make your payment arrangements and finalize your registration details.
Hilton Alexandria Old Town 1767 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314
There will be multiple locations to travel to during the week. We recommend using the Metro system. Make sure to purchase a week long pass when you arrive to Washington DC.
The hotel is located on the King St-Old Town stop.
For More Information:
If you were on the pre-registration list, please register now.
If you are interested in attending, please contact Kendra Harrold at email@example.com or at (303) 692-1226 to be placed on the waiting list.