National Young Farmer Educational Association - The Association for Educating Agricultural Leaders
NYFEA Institute – Fort Wayne, Indiana
Hotel: Hilton Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention Center; 1020 S. Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802; Hotel Direct: 260-420-1100 (ask for NYFEA or Young Farmer Room Rate) Room Rate: $112.00/night – until block is filled or 11/10/2020 (cut-off date). (If you have any challenges with your room or registration, please call NYFEA at 334-546-9951 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wednesday, Dec. 2 – Registration opens at noon. Board meeting at 1:00 p.m.; Delegate meeting at 3:00 p.m.; Taste of Indiana Reception at 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 3 – Following breakfast at the Hilton the tour buses will head to the South Bend area. Tour stops include Hoosier Shrimp Farm, Homestead Dairy, Louis Dreyfus, Corteva Agriscience, South Bend Chocolate Company and Studebaker National Museum.
Friday, Dec. 4 – During breakfast at the Hilton you will hear from officer candidates and then head out on Fort Wayne tours. Tour stops include Joseph Decuis Farm, Fort Wayne GM Truck Assembly Plant, Ivy Tech Fort Wayne Agriculture Program, Sweetwater Sound, Peridot, Inc., and Davaus.
Saturday, Dec. 5 – 8:00 a.m. – Ag Decision Makers College – Hear from local farmers and ag officials; 10:00 a.m. – Ag Communications Award-should provide excellent insight to the new communication challenges facing agriculture; 11:45 a.m. – Salute to Indiana and Officer Lunch; 2:00 p.m. – Final of Ag Communication Award; 4:00 pm – Auction; 6:30 p.m. – Banquet and Entertainment!
Register online: or mail registration form to: NYFEA: Box 20326, Montgomery, AL 36120 Deadline for preferred registration is 10/15/20.
City, State, Zip: _______________________________________________________________
Email Address: _______________________________________________________________
Phone: (_______)________-___________ (Registration will be confirmed utilizing email.)
NYFEA Full Registration: Attendance to all events: $325 each # _____ @ $325 = _______
Weekend Rate (great for those who want to get away for Friday/Saturday only)
NYFEA Daily Rate $120 for each day: Thursday - # _____ @ $120 = ______ Friday - # _____ @ $120 = ______
Saturday - # _____ @ $120 = ______
NYFEA Student rate $300 for all events (no hotel rooms) # _____ @ $300 = ______
NYFEA Student Rate for students sharing a room w/at least two other students # _____ @ $450 = ______
(3 total) $450 (includes hotel room for four nights) (Students must attend Ag Decision Makers College & YALE on
Saturday) (Students must be willing to share an assigned room if the room rate is included)
Child Registration (under age 12) # _____ @ $150 = ______
Total Amount Due: $ ____________________
THE 2020 INSTITUTE IS GOING VIRTUAL AND FORT WAYNE IS PUSHING FORWARD TO 2021. STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION.