YF&R Leadership Conference 2017
Date(s) - July 14, 2017 - July 16, 2017
This year’s theme is “Hooked on Agriculture” and we could not have a better location to get “hooked” than the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center in Punta Gorda.
Located on the edge of the Charlotte Harbor waterfront in beautiful South Florida, you can wander through the unique shops and cobblestone streets through revitalized downtown Punta Gorda. Just steps from the hotel you can experience this boating town’s rich history via outdoor murals, trolley tours, museums and restored period homes. Our hotel features 106 well-appointed rooms with an outdoor heated pool, fitness facility and tennis, golf, sand volleyball and beaches nearby.
This year’s YF&R Conference will offer more breakout sessions and opportunities to learn about various topics affecting the agriculture industry and businesses.
The first night of the Conference will host keynote speaker, better known as the armchair philosopher, as he is most notably recognized in a cowboy hat, speaking to the camera from the cab of his truck, expounding on the world’s problems.
The Conference will also feature the preliminary Florida Farm Bureau Discussion Meet, as well as an annual Volleyball Tournament.
So cast your line and get “Hooked on Agriculture” and we’ll see you in Punta Gorda!
is $100 per person and covers most meals and all conference materials.
The deadline to reserve a room and be guaranteed our group rate of $99 plus tax (Single or Double Occupancy) is June 14, 2017.
You can make reservations by calling (866) 716-8133.** Don’t forget to tell them that you are with Florida Farm Bureau Federation. All room rates include complimentary self-parking and guestroom internet.
**The hotel room block at the Four Points by Sheraton Punta Gorda Harborside is now FULL. Please contact the overflow hotel , The Wyvern Hotel Punta Gorda at (941)639-7700 and ask for the FL Farm Bureau overflow room block! Book you room soon to ensure the $99 block room rate! There is limited space in the overflow hotel!
Make checks payable to Florida Farm Bureau Federation and mail to:
Florida Farm Bureau Federation
Attention: Debra Jones
PO Box 147030
Gainesville, FL 32614-7030
Refunds for cancellations will only be granted if notification is given on or before June 21, 2017
For further assistance, please contact Debra Jones at (352) 384-2630 or