FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Indiana Farm Bureau, the state's largest farm organization, will host its annual state convention at the Grand Wayne Convention Center in downtown Fort Wayne from December 8-10. The convention was last held in Fort Wayne in 2013.
For three days, convention attendees will take in industry meetings, exhibits, and breakout sessions about farming production advancements and key legislative policies. The convention starts with a Monte Carlo Night on December 8, followed by a General Session meeting and awards ceremony on December 9.
The convention will bring in more than 1,200 attendees and an estimated $750,000 in economic impact to the community.
For more information on the Indiana Farm Bureau Annual Convention, contact Mindy Reef of Indiana Farm Bureau at (765) 426-1498 or Dan O'Connell of Visit Fort Wayne at (260) 424-3700.
Visit Fort Wayne is the official destination marketing organization for Fort Wayne/Allen County. Each year, over 5.8 million people visit Fort Wayne and generate $560 million in direct economic impact.
John P. Felts