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Missouri Food, Agriculture & Forestry Workforce Needs Assessment Focus Group-St. Joseph

Friday, February 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm • Organized By University of Missouri Extension-Central Office
3003 Frederick Avenue, Saint Joseph, MO 64506


Are you an employer of food, agriculture, or forestry workers in Missouri? If so, we need your input!

To understand the workforce issues facing Missouri’s food, agriculture and forestry industries, we need input from employers and industry leaders. We will be holding 90 minute discussions at 8 locations across the state.

Please sign up and attend to discuss:
- The critical workforce issues affecting your industry and your firm
- The jobs that are most difficult to fill - The ways in which technology and automation will change you future workforce needs
- Potential strategies and actions for addressing these challenges.

Register for one of the open 90 minute sessions. All sessions have a limit of 15 people.
- Session 1: 9-10:30 a.m.
- Session 2: 11-12:30 p.m.
- Session 3: 1-2:30 p.m.
- Session 4: 3-4:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Contact: Jennifer Presberry,, 573-882-2360 for questions about registering or details about the event.

For information regarding the project, please contact Dr. Mark White at

Missouri Department of Agriculture
Missouri Agricultural Foundation

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St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce
3003 Frederick Avenue
Saint Joseph, MO 64506
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