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Young Leader Trade Tour

Build your agribusiness knowledge and grow your understanding of global trade with a tour of the Chicago Board of Trade and the Japanese Consulate Friday, December 4.

McLean County Farm Bureau Young Leaders will sponsor this opportunity to check out the redesigned trading floor, see the options pits in action and visit the with officials from one of our largest agricultural export markets – Japan.

Young farmers and agribusiness professionals ages 18 to 40 are invited to participate in this informative trip.

Bus transportation will be provided from the Interstate Center in Bloomington departing at 7 a.m.

Young Leaders will also have the option to stay overnight at the Palmer House in Chicago and take in part of the Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting on Sat., Dec. 5.

McLean County Farm Bureau will cover the cost of the hotel (double accommodations) and provide reimbursement for meals up to $50 per day.

Saturday’s activities include workshops, the state finals of the Young Leader Discussion Meet competition & the open resolutions session.

Bus transportation back to Bloomington will depart from Chicago at 4 p.m. Friday or at 4 p.m. Saturday for those who stay overnight.

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