The Billings Chamber of Commerce announced its third annual Ag Celebration Week, which will take place from January 23-27. The week is designed to recognize agriculture's vital role in our daily lives and to celebrate the hardworking farmers, ranchers, and agribusinesses that makeup Montana's leading industry.

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What can we expect during the week-long event?

Throughout the week, the Chamber will host various events and activities designed to bridge the gap between urban and rural communities through ag education, industry spotlights, and more.

You can follow the Billings Chamber on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated on all the happenings and to learn more about the ag industry.

The Chamber spoke with Mark and Paul, The Breakfast Flakes, this morning. Listen below:

The week-long celebration will culminate with the Ag Celebration Banquet on Friday, January 27 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Montana Pavilion of MetraPark. Attendees will enjoy a delicious steak dinner, entertainment by Teka Brock Larson, and an opportunity to have conversations with local ag industry leaders, including Colton Young, Brett Nedens Turk, and Jenny Stovall.

The banquet will also honor Roni Baker, the 2022 Billings Chamber Award for Agriculture Excellence recipient. In addition, recognizing the importance of investing in the next generation, the Laurel FFA Chapter will sell 50-50 tickets with proceeds going towards constructing a 20-acre working farm.

If you're interested in attending the Ag Celebration Banquet, tickets or a table of 10 can still be purchased through Friday, January 20, 2023, at Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to celebrate the vital role agriculture plays in our lives and to support the hardworking farmers and ranchers of Montana.

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