It has become an annual tradition complete with the foremost keynote speakers and information that area farmers can use. The annual Hancock County Ag Day Breakfast will take place today at the Duncan Hall in Duncan. The event is being sponsored by the Hancock County Farm Bureau. Breakfast will begin at 6:30am featuring omelets.
This year, the event features author and professional speaker Michele Payn as the keynote speaker. She will speak at 7;45am. Payn is not a stranger to the world of farming having assisted farmers in over 25 countries and been an avid sponsorship fund raiser fro the National FFA Foundation. She has raised over $5 million for the organization. Many may know her from her Twitter Chats such as AgHat and Food Chat.
An accomplished author, Payn has written Food Truths from Farm to Table and No More Food Fights. She will officially release Food Truths from Farm to Table next week.