Canada hosts the first ever Youth #Ag Summit in Calgary

4-H Canada and Bayer CropScience have partnered to hold the inaugural global 4-H Youth Ag-Summit in Calgary, Alberta on August 19-25, 2013.

The Summit assembled 118 young adults from 20 countries worldwide to “come to the table,” share their ideas and develop a plan of action to feed a hungry planet.

The official welcoming event on August 20th took place at the Calgary Stampede Grounds where delegates from around the world received a Stampede pancake breakfast and participated in the traditional white hat ceremony.

The Youth Ag Summit is hosted by rural youth organisation 4-H Canada, and runs from August 19 to 25 in Calgary, Canada. For more information visit http://www.youthagsummit.com

More updates about the Youth Summit will be published soon on this blog!

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About kalusam

I am a graduate of Agriculture with options in Soil Science and Meteorology from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike- Nigeria. I am the lead Agribusiness consultant at Agritechnovate Solutions Entreprises. I have underwent several trainings, conferences and studies in Agriculture and entrepreneurship with University of Maryland, U.S.A , IHAV Foundation Conference, Association of Africa Business School (AABS) Agric business Launch to mention but a few. As a young farmer and entreprenuer with a passion for research and writing, I use this blog to share my experiences as well as inform Youths of the opportunities available in Agriculture and Entrepreneurship. Follow me on twitter: @kalusamanya Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kalusam Skype: kalusam WHatsapp: +2347036931636
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