The sky was the limit on Sept. 13-14 at the NDFU state office when more than 50 women from across the state gathered for a leadership conference. The event kicked off with Ladies Night on the 13th with shopping, networking activities and a self-defense informational session from the North Dakota Safety Council.

The event featured two keynote speakers, Lauren Leader-Chivee and Rebecca Undem, whose messages were geared toward empowering and inspiring women to take on leadership positions and be proud of the life they are living. Both keynote speakers had a book signing following their presentations.

A panel of women consisting of area specialists in agriculture and leadership took stage midday on the 14th. The panel consisted of moderator Erin Huntimer and panelists Rebecca Undem, Ronda Throener, Wendi Wells and Caitlin McDonald.

Sponsors for the WILD Conference included Farmers Union Insurance, North Dakota Farmers Union and Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota.