FCC Young Farmer Summit - Ignite - Winnipeg
Ignite the leader in you
FCC Young Farmer Summit will empower you to take control of your business journey. Get real-world advice to help you set and achieve goals and connect with other future leaders like you.
Registration at 9:30 a.m.
Lunch is included
Networking reception at 3:30 p.m.
Who should attend?
Anyone under 40 involved in agriculture, agribusiness or agri-food will benefit. And connect with young farmers and ag entrepreneurs anytime on the
Topics and speakers (more to be added soon)
Every Family’s Business
Expectations, duty and tradition are three common reasons why the next generation join the family business. But these same reasons can make staying on the farm emotionally complex. Dr. Tom Deans brings alive the ideas in his New York Times best-selling book Every Family’s Business to challenge what you thought you knew about transitioning your family farm and family wealth.
5 Ways to Get More Life from Your Money
Do you feel like you work hard for your money, but you don’t know where it’s going? Join Stephanie Holmes-Winton for this session to learn some easy and practical strategies to make your income work for you. You’ll uncover simple changes that can make a big difference when it comes to your personal finances. Learn how to put that hard-earned money to work for your future and much more to help you get more life from your money, right away!
Current Trends in Ag Economics
Explore current economic trends and how they impact your operation. Learn to assess risks and opportunities, recognize the drivers behind the farmland market and evaluate strategies to grow your operation.
Speakers vary by location
Hear real and relatable stories of success and strategies from local producers to inform, inspire and give you ideas to apply to your own operation.
Emcee - Young Farmer Summit
From scaling mountains over 6000 metres and encountering avalanches and erupting volcanoes along the way to flying in a military jet with the Canadian Forces Snowbirds (for fun), Ashlyn’s taste for unique adventures has carried her around the world to 60 countries and all 7 continents with a suitcase full of stories to share. Today, Ashlyn is the go-to expert and writer on outdoor adventure activities in Saskatchewan. Follow along for captivating stories, travel tips, advice and adventures from Canada to the world.
- Dr. Tom Deans Willing Wisdom Intergenerational wealth transfer expert
- Ashlyn George The Lost Girls Guide Adventurer, travel writer, speaker
- Stephanie Holmes-Winton CacheFlo Founder, CEO CacheFlo
- Craig Klemmer FCC Principal Agricultural Economist