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Virginia Farm Bureau Convention Set for Next Week

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia Farm Bureau Federation members will hear from the governor and participate in workshops during the organization's annual convention in Hot Springs.

The three-day event begins Tuesday. Gov. Terry McAuliffe will discuss his administration's plans for agriculture and forestry the following day.

One workshop will focus on ways to promote agriculture education in elementary school through high school. The other will feature an analysis of the 2012 U.S. Census of Agriculture.

About 800 people are expected to attend.

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