Young Farmers of Virginia

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| December 7, 2016

Happy Fall! I hope this message finds you all having been blessed with an abundant harvest to help you prepare for the cold winter months ahead. Summer went by very quickly and I’d like to take a moment to thank Past-President Shelia Lilly on her efforts and assistance with planning our Summer Tour this year.  […]

Presidents Message – June 2015

| June 26, 2015

Greetings to you all from Rockbridge County, Wow, it’s hard to believe that it’s mid-June and we are already experiencing warmer than usual temperatures for this early in the summer season. Although after such a cold winter, these temps are a pleasant welcome for many. Please be safe as you tend to your planting, hay […]

December 2014 President’s Message

| December 29, 2014

Greetings everyone! I hope everyone has had a successful harvest season thus far. As I sit here writing this I find it hard to believe that Thanksgiving and Christmas are just right around the corner. Where has the year gone? I want to thank everyone who attended the Summer Tours in July. We had around […]

June 2014 Presidents Message

| June 24, 2014

Greetings everyone! I hope this newsletter finds you happy, healthy, and your spring farm work done. After what seemed to be a long, long winter with more snow and colder temperatures than normal I sure have welcomed the warmer weather. Seeing all of the farmers on their tractors was a sure sign for me that […]

Message from the President

| December 9, 2011

Greetings everyone!! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. It’s so hard to believe this year has flown by and we are knocking on 2012. The National Young Farmers Institute will be December 7th – 10th in Kansas City, MO. There will be three days of tours, contests and educational meetings. The hotel is the […]

Photos from the Convention

| February 4, 2011

2011 Officers Back row, left to right: Lucky Graves, James Barb, Jeremy Will, Kevin Driver Front Row, left to right: Adam Wampler, Pam Lowe, and Stuart Melton, Jr. Farm Business Management Contest Winners left to right: 5th Place: Greg Smith, Jr., Strasburg, $5 4th Place: James Rockwell, VA FFA $10 3rd Place: missing from photo- […]

From the President’s Orchard:

| December 1, 2010

The fruit has been picked and the leaves have fallen from the apple trees. Hope everyone has had good fall and has gotten all the crops in or almost done. The fall leaves have been beautiful this fall. The NYFEA institute is just around the corner. It will be held in Monterey, California this year. […]