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In the Press: 2019 Women in Agribusiness Summit, Minneapolis

HighQuest Group hosts several major agricultural conferences a year, including the Women in Agribusiness Summit series, the Global AgInvesting series, AgTech Nexus series, and the Organic & Non-GMO Forum.


Please see the links below for media coverage of the 8th Annual Women in Agribusiness Summit, which took place in Minneapolis, 25-27 September 2019. The event, which attracted over 800 attendees, featured a keynote panel with four of the 14 women who serve as U.S. commissioners of agriculture, the debut of IGNITE: Women-Owned Business Expo, and numerous add-on events, such as tours and a leadership workshop.


NOVEMBER 2019



OCTOBER 2019


October 23 -- Women Need to Strive for More Leadership Jobs in Ag, by Michele F. Mihaljevich, Farm World


October 4 -- Podcast: Editor’s Perspective from Women in Agribusiness Summit, by Kimberlie Clyma and Ryan McCarthy, Meat & Poultry


October 3 -- Women in Agribusiness Summit Promotes Female Advancement in Ag Industry, by Kimberlie Clyma, Meat & Poultry





SEPTEMBER 2019


September 27 -- U.S. Hog Market Could See Biggest Boost Post-Trade War, A Brownfield Ag News Radio interview with WIA speaker Virginia McGathey, By Mark Dorenkamp


September 16 -- An RFD-TV Interview with Joy O'Shaughnessy, WIA Event Director


September 4 -- Three Women Receive Award for Outstanding Achievements in Agriculture, by Megan Vollstedt, Successful Farming



AUGUST 2019


August -- Women to Watch, Commentary by Kimberlie Clyma, Meat & Poultry


August 14 -- Four U.S. Ag Commissioners to Open Women in Agribusiness Summit, by Megan Vollstedt, Successful Farming

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