​Washington Watch 2023
April 17-19
Holiday Inn 

Washington Watch is held each spring in our nation's capitol and gives members the opportunity to hear from agriculture organizations, officials from the United States Department of Agriculture and leadership of the House and Senate. Check out the 2022 Washington Watch program to see what to expect for Washington Watch 2023 or see the archives below. 



Washington Watch kicks-off with a member meeting at 2 p.m., Monday, April 17, and we wraps up the afternoon of Wednesday, April 19. If you are departing Wednesday, we recommend book flights leaving after 5 p.m. To maximize your time in Washington, please schedule Congressional visits on Wednesday afternoon and Thursday.


Click here to register for Washington Watch 2023


Hotel accommodations are being held at the Holiday Inn Capitol (550 C Street, SW Washington, DC 20024) for the National Association of Farm Broadcasting for check-in beginning Sunday, April 16, 2023 and check-out Thursday, April 20, 2023. Rate is $154.38 per night. This rate does not include DC sales tax, currently 15.95% (Please note: NAFB is subsidizing hotel rooms in 2023 so your total room rate will be $179/night). You may begin booking reservations directly on line by clicking on this weblink. You also may make reservations by calling 1-877-572-6951 and referencing NAFB and booking code FB3. Credit card information is needed at the time of reservation. Reservation requests received after the deadline date will be subject to availability and prevailing rate ($282.00 as of February 1, 2023). Individual cancelation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night's room plus tax cancelation charge on credit card provided. Please call 1-877-834-3616 and reference your confirmation number; please obtain a cancelation number when canceling a reservation. 


Click here to reserve your room in the NAFB room block



Future Washington Watch dates:
2023 – April 17-19*
2024 – April 8-10*

*Washington Watch is scheduled either two or three weeks following Easter, as members of Congress are in D.C. following the spring recess.

NAFB Washington Watch 2022 participants with USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack.



Washington Watch 2022
Washington Watch 2019
Washington Watch 2018
Washington Watch 2017
Washington Watch 2016
Washington Watch 2015
Washington Watch 2014
Washington Watch 2013
Washington Watch 2012
Washington Watch 2011
Washington Watch 2010

Please contact the NAFB office (info@nafb.com) for information about Washington Watch.