Young Farmers of Virginia

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2011 YFVA State Convention

| December 1, 2010

JANUARY 28-30, 2011 This year’s convention will be held at the brand new, Holiday Inn Historic Gateway. It is right off I-81 North, exit 313 to 522 South, near many restaurants and shops. The hotel also has an indoor heated pool. Members and guests from across the State will be participating in contests, attending tours, […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]