Marlo Calico, President and CEO of the International Association of Fairs and Expositions, speaks with Heidi with passion and expertise about state and county fairs and how they promote wonderful youth and agriculture/livestock programs. Hear how the county fair began as a gathering of animal owners and farmers exchanging information, ideas, animals, and more! The animal rights groups/extremists picket fairs and harass youth exhibitors. Learn how these programs benefit all of us, and can positively shape the future leaders of our nation.

Episode Links:
International Association of Fairs and Expositions
4H Youth Programs
FFA Youth Programs
Ag In The Classroom
Marla’s Podcast

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