Time is closing in for youth in the swine industry to register for the National Junior Swine Association (NJSA) Regional Youth Leadership Conference. The event will take place on Dec. 1, at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich., and the registration deadline is Nov. 9.  

Youth ages 12-18 are welcome to attend the youth conference, while an adult conference will be offered for parents and youth over 18. The registration fee is $40 per person and includes lunch, a t-shirt and conference materials.

The agendas for both the youth and adult conferences, as well as more detailed information about the workshops and activities are available here.

With the Nov. 9 registration deadline fast approaching, click here to download an entry form.

“You won't want to miss this opportunity to learn new things about the swine industry, gain leadership skills, have fun and meet new friends interested in pigs from across the country,” say National Swine Registry officials.  

If you have questions, contact Cally Hass, NSR director of junior activities, at cally@nationalswine.com or (765)463-3594 ext. 109.