Texas Farmers Union
The convention will be dedicated in memory of the life of Mr. Wesley Sims
Guest speaker on Saturday at 2:30pm
Professor in the Department of Geological Sciences in the Jackson School of Geosciences,
and Director of the Environmental Science Institute at the University of Texas at Austin.
His research interests center on climate and hydrologic processes, how they are preserved in the geologic record, and how human activities affect the resilience of water resources. His teaching interests include geoscience, environmental science, science communication, sustainability, and environmental justice. K-12 and community engagement programs include the Hot Science – Cool Talks Outreach Series and the Scientist in Residence program. He is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America, a member of UT’s Academy of Distinguished Teachers, and a recipient of the Regents Outstanding Teaching Award. Research projects take Jay and his research group to caves and urban watersheds in Texas, the southwest US, the Caribbean, and the western Pacific Ocean. When not there, he enjoys his family, their dogs, and ultimate frisbee.
Guest speaker on Saturday Night
National President Rob Larew
Saturday at 7pm
Texas Farmers Union will be adopting policies for 2023.
Selecting delegates to NFU convention in San Francisco to work on our policy for national.
Texas Farmers Union 121st Convention 2023 Abilene, TX
National Farmers Union 121st Convention 2023 San Francisco, CA