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!