The sixth annual Smith County Agriculture Tour will be held on Friday, May 24, 2019. Tour stops are listed below.
8 a.m. Registration/Board Bus at Walmart parking lot on Texas Highway 64 West in Tyler.
8:45 a.m. Tour Rio Neches River Ranch.
11:30 a.m. Lunch at the Smith County Extension Office (Chick-Fil-A).
12:15 p.m. Presentation by Sanderson Farms — Overview of Operations.
1:15 p.m. Presentation on Chickens' Path to the Plate — Claudann Jones, Smith County FCH agent.
2:15 p.m. Tour King’s Storehouse.
3:30 p.m. Wrap up and return to Walmart.
Sponsors for the Agriculture Tour are Smith County Farm Bureau, Texas Farm Credit, Rozell Sprayer & Manufacturing Co. and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service-Smith County. Please RSVP to the Smith County Farm Bureau Office at 903-596-0690. I look forward to seeing everybody there.