Young Farmers of Virginia

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National Institute

| July 10, 2012

December 6 – 8, 2012 — Memphis, TN Presented by NYFEA—The Association for Educating Agricultural Leaders We answer the question “Where will we find the next generation of young/beginning producers and young ag professionals?” Learning opportunities include: ♦ Ag Communication Award Program presented by John Deere ( Friday @ 2—6 pm – Opportunities for FREE […]

Meet Ron Byrd: New YFV Executive Coordinator

| July 10, 2012

I  have been working as a curriculum specialist with Va Tech and I have been doing workshops for the YFV for the past 4 years at your state convention. I am a retired Ag Teacher from Grayson County in southwest Virginia with 33 years experience. I enjoy working in Salem United Methodist  Church and in […]

Va Young Farmer Field Day

| July 10, 2012

Va Young Farmer Field Day Auburn Middle School July 26, 2012 Young Farmer Tour Schedule Register: 8:30 to 9:00 at Auburn Middle School(AMS) parking lot 4069 Riner Road,  Riner, VA  24149 1st stop Riverbend Nursery   9:30 to 11:00 2nd stop Lunch at FCHS 11:30 to 12:30 3rd stop Riverstone Organic Vegetable Farm 1:00 to 2:00 […]

The 62nd Annual Convention

| July 10, 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 […]