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Youth AG Summit Coming To Olds College Next Year

Tuesday, June 5th 2012 07:00

On Friday, Olds College announced it will host the 2013 Youth AG Summit as one of the signature events during its centennial year.

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Olds College & the national 4H organization, the 2013 Youth AG Summit will take place in Olds from August 19-25, 2013.

Dr.Tom Thompson, President of Olds College, says the event will bringing 150 of the best students from around the world to town.

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The summit, titled "Feeding a Hungry Planet", will include forums, workshops & special events as youth from around the world discover the challenges in each area of the world and propose solutions.

By 2050, there will be over 9 billion people in the world, requiring agriculture production levels to double.

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