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2017 Award Winners

| February 8, 2017

The following awards were presented at the 2017 convention: Corn Growing Award: Sponsored by Southern States Cooperative RECEIVED GIFT CERTIFICATES TO SOUTHERN STATES ($100 1st and $50 2nd ) Richard Clemmer, Riverheads Bob Christian, Riverheads Soybean Production Award:  Sponsored by Syngenta Winner RECEIVED Prefix chemical and plaque Mark Deavers, Broadway/Timberville Corn Silage Growing Award: Sponsored […]

2012 Convention Awards

| January 24, 2012

The 62nd Annual Convention of the Young Farmers of Virginia was held at the Comfort Suites and Wytheville meeting center in Wytheville, VA January 20-22, 2012.  About 90 members and guests attended the convention. The opening banquet Friday night included a presentation by the State FFA officers on their recent trip to China. Saturday tours […]

62nd Annual State Convention Program

| January 18, 2012

You can download the program as a PDF by clicking here. FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2012 2:00 p.m. YFV Executive Committee Meeting Hotel meeting room 4:00 p.m. Registration Lobby 7:00 p.m. Opening banquet-Program by FFA officers Meeting center ballroom C 8:30 p.m. Nominating Committee-Jon McDonald Hotel meeting room 9:00 p.m. President’s Reception Hospitality Room SATURDAY, JANUARY […]

Join us for the 62nd Annual Young Farmers of Virginia Convention!

| December 9, 2011

January 20-22, 2012 in WYTHEVILLE This year’s convention will be held at the Comfort Suites hotel, I-77, at Exit 41. The hotel has an indoor heated pool. Members and guests from across the State will be participating in contests, attending tours, and having fun at the awards banquet and auction. The opening banquet will be […]

61st Annual Convention of the Young Farmers of Virginia

| February 4, 2011

The 61st Annual Convention of the Young Farmers of Virginia was held at the Holiday Inn-Historic Gateway in Winchester from January 28-30, 2011. About 135 members and guests attended the convention. Saturday morning tours included Riggs and Stiles, Inc., a 500 cow registered Holstein dairy farm, Virginia Tech Fruit research station, and National Fruit Processing […]

60th Annual YFVA Convention

| December 1, 2010

The 60th Annual Convention of the Young Farmers of Virginia was held at the Holiday Inn-Petersburg-North-Fort Lee, from January 29-31, 2010. About 80 members and guests attended the convention. Our tours to Virginia State University and Pamplin Historical Park got cancelled because of the snow storm, but Brian Nerrie from VSU Agriculture Department and Mike […]

59th Annual Convention of YFVA

| January 28, 2009

The 59th Annual Convention of the Young Farmers of Virginia was held at the Holiday Inn University, Blacksburg from January 23-25, 2009.  About 100 members and guests attended the convention. Dr. Tom Broyles, assistant professor in the Virginia Tech Department of Agricultural and Extension Education addressed the audience at the Saturday night awards banquet. Over […]