Missouri Food, Agriculture & Forestry Workforce Needs Assessment Focus Group - Sikeston

  • March 6, 2020
  • 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Sikeston Electric Cooperative
    1505 S Main Street
    Sikeston, MO 63801-9379 directions to this event


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, [email protected], 573-882-2360 for questions about registering or details about the event.

For information regarding the project, please contact Dr. Mark White at [email protected]

Missouri Department of Agriculture
Missouri Agricultural Foundation

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