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Indiana Farmers Union Annual Convention

Plans are currently under way for the annual Indiana Farmers Union convention, which will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the beautiful Joseph Decuis Wagyu Farm in Columbia City, Indiana. The FREE event, which is open to Indiana Farmers Union members and non-members, alike, will include refreshments throughout the day, a buffet lunch, and a farm tour, as well as several discussion-led sessions and a board meeting. 

   This year’s convention will include a formal exploration of the current dairy crisis, which is affecting many of our organization’s independent dairy farmers. We also will host a session on industrial hemp, as well the latest efforts by Indiana Farmers Union’s hemp chapter to push for the crop’s legalization in our state. Lastly, Greg Gunthorp, a celebrated fourth-generation Indiana pig farmer, owner of Gunthorp Farms in LaGrange, Indiana, and a nationally known advocate and speaker, will deliver the day’s keynote speech. 

About the Location: Joseph Decuis Wagyu Farm supplies the award-winning and nationally known Roanoke, Indiana-based restaurant, Joseph Decuis, which was recently named by Travel and Leisure magazine the best eco-friendly restaurant in Indiana. Learn more about the farm here

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 3

Where: Joseph Decuis Farm, 6756 E. 900 South, Columbia City, Indiana 46725

Cost: Free

For more info: (317) 371-2970 or

About INFU and NFU
National Farmers Union and Indiana Farmers Union work to protect and enhance the economic well-being and quality of life for family farmers, ranchers and rural communities through advocating grassroots-driven policy positions adopted by its membership.

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