Learn, network and have fun with the future of agriculture
This two-and-a-half-day conference offers 18- to 35-year-old Young Farmers the opportunity to meet with hundreds of young agriculture leaders and industry experts while building confidence to advocate for the industry and to step into leadership roles and positions.
The Young Farmer Leaders Conference is your opportunity to learn about business, financial, technology and agricultural issues facing the industry.
Registration open January 3-16, 2023
Full Registration Includes:
- Optional Friday afternoon bus tours (includes offsite reception, heavy appetizers). Tour slots available on a first come, first serve basis
- Overnight accommodations for Friday and Saturday evenings, based on double occupancy
- Meals: Saturday breakfast through Sunday breakfast, both meals and snacks
- Workshops, breakouts, and general sessions
- Conference t-shirt
Tour Information and Child Policy:
Due to liability and facility limitations, personal vehicles are not permitted to follow tour buses.
Anyone under 18, including infants and toddlers, is not permitted to attend the optional Friday tours due to liability and facility limitations.
Children up to 2 years old (24 months), are not required to pay for conference registration. Children over 2 must register and will be charged a meal fee. However, conference programming may not be suited for children under 18.
Anyone under 18 cannot fill a core program slot.
10:00 a.m. Staff and Committee Briefing
11:00 a.m. Registration Opens
11:30 a.m. Chair/Collegiate Luncheon
1:30 p.m. Tours Depart
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:00-8:30 a.m. Program
8:45-9:45 a.m. District Meetings
9:45-10:15 a.m. Break for networking
10:15-11:15 a.m. Breakout First Round (5)
11:30 a.m. Lunch and program (program from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.)
1:15-2:15 p.m. Breakout Second Round (Repeat of First Round) (5)
2:15-2:30 p.m. Break and switch
2:30-3:00 p.m. Mini breakouts (half hour) (5)
3:00-3:30 p.m. Break
3:30-4:00 p.m. Mini Breakouts repeat (half hour) (5)
5:00-6:00 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner and Keynote Program (Program 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.)
8:30 p.m. Hospitality or Entertainment
7:30 a.m. Devotions
8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:15-11:00 a.m. Morning Workshops (3)