Washington Watch 2019
May 13 – 15, Holiday Inn Capitol

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. 




Washington Watch kicks-off with a member meeting at 2 p.m., Monday, May 13 and wraps up the afternoon of Wednesday, May 15. If you are departing Wednesday, we recommend book flights leaving after 5 p.m. Wednesday. To maximize your time in Washington, please schedule Congressional visits on Wednesday afternoon and Thursday

Tentative Schedule


Hotel Accommodations are being held at the Holiday Inn Capitol (550 C Street, SW Washington, DC 20024) for the National Association of Farm Broadcasters group for check-in beginning Saturday, May 11, 2019, check-out Thursday, May 16, 2019. Rate is $129.62 per night.  Please note, the rate does not include 14.95% DC tax.  You may begin booking reservations directly on line by clicking on the weblink below and selecting your dates of stay. You may also make reservations by calling 1 877-572-6951 and referencing group name and booking code NF9.  Credit card information is needed at time of reservation.  Individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night's room plus tax cancellation charge on credit card provided. Please call 1-877-572-6951 and reference your confirmation number. Please obtain a cancellation number when canceling a reservation. Deadline date to make reservation is Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Reservation requests received after the deadline date will be subject to availability and prevailing rate.

Click Here to Reserve Your Room in the NAFB Room Block

2018 NAFB Washington Watch participants with USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue.