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The date is set for WIU's CFFA Greenhand Conference on (Tuesday)  September 14th, 2021.  It will be held this year in-person, on-campus at the University Union.  Registration will be begin at 5:00 pm outside the Heritage Rooms in the Union.  Opening ceremonies will begin at 5:30 pm in the Heritage Rooms.  Each participant will receive a t-shirt for their attendance.  This year's major sponsor is the Illinois Farm Bureau.  The cost is $8 per participant.  Free parking will be available after 5 pm in most of WIU parking lots. 

Registration link:  Please go to the bottom of the page, which has our calendar of events.  Click on the Greenhand Conference date and there will be a registration link.  In our calendar of events, there is also a date for our fall Open House. If you have any interested students, please guide them to this event, so they can register.

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It is important to note that there will be University COVID protocols in place for participants.  Each student must wear a mask (over their nose) and maintain a 6 foot social distance at all times during the conference.  There will be hand sanitizer available throughout the building.  Every student that attends needs to be registered for tracing purposes.  

We are glad to be back in-person and back on campus.  We hope you can join us this year!

Dr. Andy Baker
Director, School of Agriculture
Western Illinois University

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