Ag Week Oct. 3-9

“Plowing Our Way into the Future”
Oct. 3 – 9, 2009

Ag Week is sponsored by the Iowa State University Agriculture and Life Sciences Student Council. The programs and events showcase the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and related industries. This event brings students, faculty and staff together to promote and celebrate the importance of agriculture. Our goal is to build awareness and appreciation for the role of agriculture in our everyday lives.

 

Schedule of Events

Sept. 28 – Ag Week t-shirt sales and rodeo tickets – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Kildee Hall and Memorial Union
Sept. 30 – Ag Week t-shirt sales and rodeo tickets – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Kildee Hall and Memorial Union
Oct. 3 – ISU Stampede Rodeo – 1 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Rodeo Grounds
Two miles south of Ames on State Ave.
Advance tickets: Adults: $9, Students: $8, Children (6-12): $5
At-the-gate: Adults: $10, Students: $9, Children (6-12): $6
Children 5 and under: free
Sponsored by the ISU Rodeo Club
Oct. 4 – ISU Stampede Rodeo – 1 p.m. – Rodeo Grounds
Advance tickets: Adults: $9, Students: $8, Children (6-12): $5
At-the-gate: Adults: $10, Students: $9, Children (6-12): $6
Children 5 and under: free
Sponsored by the ISU Rodeo Club
Oct. 5

– Faculty breakfast – 7-9:30 a.m., Kildee Pavillion/Curtiss Hall

– Kickoff Barbeque – 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Central Campus

– Meet & Greet the Deans – 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Central Campus

– Career Fair Information – 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Central Campus

Oct. 6 – Chili Cook Off – noon to 2 p.m., Central Campus
Sponsored by the Pre-Vet Club
Oct. 7

– Pork Barbeque – 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Central Campus
Sponsored by the Iowa Pork Producers

– Ag Olympics – 1– 2 p.m., Central Campus

Oct. 8

– Barbeque – 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Central Campus
Sponsored by the Rodeo Club and National Agri-Marketing Association Club

– Softball Tournament – 5:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT) Club

– Ag Study Abroad BBQ – 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Kildee Pavillion, Free

Oct. 9

– Ag Champion Softball Game – TBA
Sponsored by the ACT Club

Sponsors

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Iowa Pork Producers Association
ISU Rodeo Club
ACT Club
NAMA
Pre-Vet Club
Land O' Lakes
Channel Bio
 

Contact Information

Ag Week Co-Chairs
Christine Weirich Ben Hershey