Join us November 7-9, 2018 for the 75th NAFB Convention at the Westin Crown Center, Kansas City, MO. 

     Every year NAFB Convention brings together broadcast professionals, ag industry leaders and students focused on the agriculture industry. NAFB Convention is great opportunity to connect with industry peers, brush up on professional skills, and learn more about opportunities and challenges impacting the U.S. farmer and rancher. For more information on NAFB Convention, connect with the NAFB office.

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2018 Tentative Schedule

Convention Attendee FAQs

     NAFB has called the Westin Crown Center home since 1973 and many of the staff know our members by name and look forward to our return to the property each year. The adjacent Crown Center Shoppes offer a variety of shopping and dining opportunities while you’re in Kansas City. Nearby, Union Station offers exhibits, shopping, family-friendly entertainment and is the endpoint for the Kansas City Streetcar system. You can also check out the National World War I Museum and Memorial adjacent to the Westin. To book your room in the designated NAFB block at the Westin, follow this link to the 2018 Westin Crown Center Room Block. Reservations must be made by October 12 to receive the NAFB discounted rate of $157/night.

     Flying into Kansas City International Airport for Convention? NAFB members and guests can take advantage of a special discount code with SuperShuttle. Click here to visit their site with the discount code applied to your reservation.

2018 Convention Rates Early Registration Pricing ends Sept. 28 Registration (Sept. 29-Oct. 19)


On-site Registration

Members/Full Registration $275 $325 $375
Members/One Day $175 $225 $275
Non-Member/Full $400 $450 $500
Non-Member/One Day $225 $275 $325
Family Member $275 $325 $375


     Members include Allied Industry Council, Broadcast Council, Emeritus, Honorary, Lifetime, Management & Sales Council and Non-Commercial. All full convention (member and non-member) registrations made by September 28 will be eligible for Early Convention Registration Giveaway. Refunds/cancellations are available until October 19, with a $50 refund charge. No refunds after October 19.


     Registering for Trade Talk? Click Here For Trade Talk Booth Registrations!


Future Convention Dates:
2018 – November 7-9 – Our “Diamond Anniversary” Convention
2019 – November 13-15
2020 – November 18 – 20
2021 – November 17 – 19
2022 – November 16  – 18
2023 – November 15 – 17 – Our 80th Anniversary Convention

2017 Convention
2016 Convention
2015 Convention
2014 Convention
2013 Convention

Please contact the NAFB Office ( for information on NAFB Convention.