Southeastern Grain & Feed Association
In cooperation with Georgia Feed & Grain Association
2014 Annual Convention
February 20-22, 2014
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Thursday, February 20, 2014
2:00 – 4:30 p.m. Registration - Registration Booth
3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Transportation Program
Norfolk Southern Corporation, Roanoke, VA
CSX Transportation, Jacksonville, FL
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Exhibitor’s Reception (Light Hors d’oeuvres Reception)
Friday, February 21, 2014
8:00 a.m. Registration Desk Open
8:00-8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (Coffee, Juice & Danish)
Exhibitor’s Trade Show Open
8:30-8:45 a.m. Welcome & Opening Comments
SEG&FA Business Meeting
Phil Reginelli, President, Southeastern Grain & Feed Association,
Advance Trading, Inc., Bloomington, IL
John Gill, President, Georgia Feed & Grain Association
The Scoular Company, Charleston, SC
Door Prize Drawing
8:45- 9:00 a.m. Introduction of Exhibitors:
Bill Herring, Exhibit Chair, Scott & Jones, Calypso, NC
Introduction of Moderator –
Will Waters, 1st Vice-President, Harris Crane,Clinton, NC
Honorable Senator Brent Jackson, North Carolina General Assembly, Raleigh, NC
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and its Impact on the
Grain & Feed Industry, Joe Reardon, Consumer Protection Assistant
Commissioner, NC Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, Raleigh, NC
A Southeastern Perspective on Agriculture:
Honorable Steve Troxler, Commissioner of Agriculture, NC Department of
Agriculture & Consumer Services, Raleigh, NC
Honorable Hugh Weathers, Commissioner of Agriculture, SC Department of
Agriculture, Columbia, SC
Honorable Gary Black, Commissioner of Agriculture, Georgia Department of
Agriculture, Atlanta, GA
A National Perspective on Agriculture:
Randy Gordon, President & David Fairfield, Vice-President, Feed Services,
National Grain & Feed Association, Washington, DC
11:30 a.m. Afternoon Activities
(Box lunch will be provided for those for those who go on the tour)
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. President’s Reception
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Banquet (Casual, No Coat and Tie Required)
Saturday, February 22, 2014
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Cocktail Reception (Light Hors d’oeuvres Reception)
Friday Activities - Friday, February 21, 2014
Ladies Meet & Greet 9:00 a.m.
We invite all ladies for coffee, juice and bagels. This will be a great opportunity for you to get to know other convention attendees. We will be providing information and literature on the many exciting places to visit and SHOP in the Savannah area. We hope to see you on Friday, February 21, 2014.
The Historic Downtown Trolley Tour 11:30 a.m.
This leisurely tour by trolley covers a lot of ground as you explore the city’s architectural gems and historic landmarks.
includes a stop at 2 elegantly restored historic house museums (one of the homes will be the popular Mercer House as noted in the Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil novel) and at the breathtaking 19th century Gothic Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.
As part of the tour you will enjoy a box lunch prepared by Jersey Mikes as you board the Trolley!
Friday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m
We will provide a Kid’s Night Out on Friday, February 21, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Parents can enjoy the Friday Reception and Banquet while the children are busy doing crafts and playing games. The children will also enjoy their own dinner party!
Saturday Activities – February 22, 2014
SEGFA Golf for Scholarships
When: Saturday, February 22, 2014
Where: Savannah Quarters Country Club
8 Palladian Way, Poolers, GA 31322
Cost: $100 (includes cart, green fees)
Format: 4-Person Super Ball
Cut-off date for golf sign-up is is February 3, 2014.
You must also let Jim know if there are individuals you want in your foursome.
Jim Stevens, SEGFA Golf Chair
Phone: 919-777-4254 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Refund Policy: Due to guarantees of tee times, refunds will apply if outing is cancelled or the contestants cancel by February 19, 2014.
5:00-6:30 p.m. (Prior to going out to dinner stop by our Light Hors d’oeuvres Reception)
Friday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m
We will provide a Kid’s Night Out on Saturday February 22, 2014 from 5:00p.m. to 6:30 p.m while parents enjoy the Saturday evening Reception. Children will play games and enjoy light refreshments.