November 12, 2012

SCFB College Student can Win $500

SCFB College Student can Win $500

New for 2013, the South Carolina Farm Bureau Young Farmer and Rancher Committee will be sponsoring a statewide collegiate Discussion Meet for all South Carolina undergraduate college students who are SCFB members and under the age of 35. The event will take place on Saturday, February 2, at the Doubletree Hotel and Suites in downtown Charleston. Each contestant will receive a free night’s hotel stay on February 2 along with complimentary admission to the Saturday evening awards banquet and dessert dinner cruise.  The winner will receive $500 cash and a trip to the 2014 American Farm Bureau Young Farmer and Rancher Conference to compete nationally.

The students will be discussing the predetermined topics below:
Questions #1:

How should Farm Bureau help prepare its members—both young and old—for transferring operations to the next generation of farmers and ranchers? What is Farm Bureau’s role in encouraging more transfers?

Questions #2:

How can Farm Bureau play a role to ensure the viability of quality agricultural education programs within our schools?

Click here to download a registration form.


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