Define your legacy. Discover your abilities. Empower your operation. 


AgriRoots is Capital Farm Credit's next generation conference designed to provide producers with resources for optimal success in agribusiness operations. This carefully crafted conference gives producers opportunities to learn from affiliates in agricultural education and finance to expand foundations in agribusiness development. 

Interested in joining? The 2023 AgriRoots Next Generation Conference will be held August 30-31, 2023, at the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock, Texas. Don't miss this opportunity to grow your knowledge in addition to networking with other members and experts in the agriculture industry.

All types of agricultural production are welcome, including both full and part-time ag operators.


Register now!


Featured Speaker 

Dr. David M. Kohl, nationally known as an engaging and entertaining speaker on topics related to young, beginning farmers, will offer insight into young farmer success. 

  • Top 12 practices of successful producers
  • Position for success in a cyclical economy
  • 2020-2030 megatrends
  • Breakout sessions to talk shop with farmers you have most in common with




Designed for . . .

  • Ages 18-50, any farming experience welcome
  • Any size farming operation
  • Both full-time and part-time farmers
  • Couples are invited to attend together
  • Open to Farm Credit customers and non-customers alike


Why attend?

  • Interaction with renowned experts in ag business, marketing, legal and policy topics with perspectives into future trends of the agricultural industry.
  • Chuckwagon dinner on Wednesday evening.
  • It's free! The conference (including one night's hotel stay and all meals) are compliments of Capital Farm Credit!


AgriRoots Next Generation Conference | 2023 Lubbock Tour Highlights 

Hotel Accommodations: The Cotton Court Hotel - 1610 Broadway St, Lubbock, TX 79401

Wednesday, August 30th

  • Networking Chuckwagon Dinner - National Ranching Heritage Center, Pitch Fork Pavilion 

Thursday, August 31st

  • High Octane Business Strategies - Dr. Dave Kohl, Virginia Tech
  • Farm Bill Update - Dr. Bart Fischer, Texas A&M AgriLife
  • Succession Planning: Are you Ready? - Tiffany Dowell Lashmet, J.D. and Stephanie Fryer, Capital Farm Credit
  • What's Your Brand - Anne Kimmey, Cultivate Agency Inc.
  • Farmer Panel Discussions - Dru Stevens, Pleasure Lake Farm and Stephen Ebeling, farmer and cattle producer 
  • CEU Training Opportunity 


See full agenda here.