KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Packer's Midwest Produce Expo tipped-off Aug. 15 with a reception at the College Basketball Experience.

Attendees showed their basketball shooting skills and networked at the reception.

The show continues Aug. 16 with the expo, after Kansas University mens basketball coach Bill Self was the featured speaker.

The conference continues Aug. 17 with a retail tour that will take participants to three Kansas City metro grocery stores.