Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Why should I attend the Leadership Institute?
A: The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers' Leadership Institute, sponsored by Pioneer, is a unique opportunity for ASFMRA members to enhance their leadership skills and gain unprecedented access to key decision makers shaping our nation’s agricultural policy. Those who attend will receive top-notch communications and advocacy training, discuss industry issues with policymakers, and build relationships with other up-and-coming ag land professionals. You will leave the Leadership Institute with enhanced leadership skills, a better understanding of government policy and new connections with people across the country.
Q: Who should attend ASFMRA’s Leadership Institute?
A: Any ASFMRA member who wishes to improve their leadership skills, enhance their understanding of ag policy and build their network of contacts.
Q: How can do I get a scholarship to go the Leadership Institute?
A: There are two ways an individual can receive a scholarship to attend the Leadership Institute. The first is through your employer. The second is through your ASFMRA local Chapter. To find out if your Chapter provides scholarships please contact your Chapter Secretary.
Q: My Chapter is paying for my registration fees, how do I complete my registration without payment?
A: When an ASFMRA Chapter provides a scholarship to an individual to attend Leadership Institute the Chapter will provide a reimbursement for the portion they are covering. It is up to the individual to pay all registration fees up front and contact their respective Chapter for reimbursement.