NAMA: AGvocating from the Ground Up  

  Sara Hendrickson received the first ever Badger NAMA National Events Scholarship to attend the 2016 Agri-Marketing Conference, April 12-15 in Kansas City. She submitted this blog post as part of the scholarship criteria. See our blog for more information about the Badger NAMA National Events Scholarship. “Surround yourself with the best people possible to…

Urban Food: Tour and Taste

The agriculture industry is constantly changing. Learn how urban farming is impacting food choices during two Milwaukee Tours: Growing Power, Inc., and Lakefront Brewery. During this event, you will hear and see how Growing Power works to promote food security and environmentally sound food production practices. Next we will tour Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee’s industrious and inventive…

Help student NAMA practice their marketing presentations

For most people, nearing spring means having nicer weather. For student NAMA members it means final prep time for their marketing presentations! Please join us as a guest judge to help these future professionals from UW-Madison and UW-Platteville grow “From the Ground Up” in preparation for the national competition in Kansas City. In appreciation for offering…

New scholarship available for members to attend national events

With so many excellent programming opportunities available through NAMA, it is the goal to ensure members have the opportunity to participate in as many of these great events as possible. We are excited to announce the Badger Chapter National Program Scholarship for members whose participation at National NAMA events is not financially supported by their employer.…

Annual Badger NAMA Golf Outing a Sunny Success

The sun was shining and the weather was perfect for a day on the links. On Thursday, June 4, members of the Badger and Chicago NAMA chapters enjoyed the annual NAMA golf outing at Hawk’s View Golf Club in Lake Geneva. Approximately 30 participants from both chapters made their way to the course, choosing either the…