Schedule of Events

Day 1
22 Apr 2020

Registration & Hospitality

The registration and hospitality area will be open for members to stop by and mingle with staff and other members.

Pre-Convention JDH Golf Tournament on Bay Course at Kapalua Golf Club

The Bay Course is a championship course that is as challenging as it is beautiful. Known for its breathtaking 17th hole, the only hole to play over the ocean on Maui, it should certainly be on the “must play” list for any golfer visiting Maui.

CGFA Welcome Reception

Join us as we kick-off this year’s convention with our traditional welcome reception. It is a chance to meet and greet everyone who is attending the convention this year.
Day 2
23 Apr 2020

Registration & Hospitality

The registration and hospitality area will be open for members to stop by and mingle with staff and other members.

Past Presidents’ Breakfast Meeting (past presidents only)

A private breakfast of the Past Presidents’ Council. CGFA Past Presidents meet to visit with old friends and talk about issues impacting today’s grain & feed industry.

Business Session

Trade and Dairy Economics and Consolidation in the Industry by: Dr. Marin Bozic, University of Minnesota. Marin Bozic is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota. Marin’s research program in dairy economics covers dairy policy, risk management, demand for dairy foods and economics...
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Spouse Program: Coastal Sail with Breakfast Aboard The Trilogy

Enjoy a two hour morning Kaanapali coastal sail with breakfast. This catamaran boat cruise starts with a direct board from the golden sands of Ka’anapali Beach. Your adventure continues with a hot breakfast including Mom Coon’s cinnamon rolls and other refreshments.

Group Luncheon, Awards and Speaker

Group Luncheon and Speaker: Michelle Miller, The Farm Babe The group luncheon features CGFA awards and recognition of retiring board members, presentations, the introduction of the new CGFA President and board members as well as the keynote address. Our speaker this year is Michelle Miller, better known as the Farm...
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Industry Social Event Featuring Local Musician, Da Barefoot Warrior

Industry Social Event on the Ocean Lawn at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa: At this year’s Industry Social Event join the camaraderie of the CGFA folks as you stroll around and enjoy the spectacular ocean views and the islands favorite pupus and speciality drinks. Hawaiian music for the evening...
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Day 3
24 Apr 2020

Registration & Hospitality

The registration and hospitality area will be open for members to stop by and mingle with staff and other members.

Golf Tournament on the Royal Course at Kaanapali Golf Club

The annual golf tournament will be held at The Royal Kaanapali Course. They opened their lush fairways in 1962, offering 6,700 yards and a par 71 course. The course is one of only two courses in all of Hawaii designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. who took advantage of the...
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Kaanapali Snorkel Sail Aboard The Trilogy

Snorkeling Tour Aboard The Trilogy: Discover Kaanapali tour starts with a direct board from the golden sands of Kaanapali Beach. Your adventure continues with a hot breakfast of Mom Coon’s cinnamon rolls as we sail to our first snorkeling destination, typically Honolua Bay. The luxury sailing catamaran is comfortable and...
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Maui Waterfalls Hike

This easy 1 mile hike in a favorite Maui valley includes two waterfalls, 10 & 20 feet high, with optional swimming and cliff jumping from up to 15 feet into deep freshwater pools. Let the experienced guides show you the beauty of Maui’s tropical delights. Snacks included. 4 years+, 3-4...
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Zipline Experience

Zipline With Skyline Eco Adventures: Voted “Best zipline tour in Hawai‘i” 5 years in a row by the readers of Hawai‘i Magazine. Zip high above Lahaina town in the West Maui mountains, where you may choose between the award winning 8 line tour or Ultimate 11 line adventure, which includes...
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President’s Luau Dinner, Auction and Hawaiian Entertainment

On Friday night there will be auction activities, a reception, topped off by a delicious Hawaiian Luau Buffet. The Sheraton’s Ocean Lawn is an enchanted place to celebrate an unforgettable authentic private Luau with fellow CGFA members as well as participate in the popular industry auction.
Day 4
25 Apr 2020

Bocce Ball Tournament and Farewell Continental Breakfast

Challenge yourself this year and join us Saturday morning for the CGFA Bocce Ball Tournament! Join us this final morning of the convention for continental breakfast and refreshments along with prizes for the winners.