SC Farm Bureau YF&R Conference

WHO?

Farmers, ranchers, agribusiness professionals, and ag enthusiasts between the ages of 18-35.

WHY?

Annually YF&Rs from across the state join together for educational, networking, and leadership development purposes. As agriculture becomes more diverse than ever before, the SCFB Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee aims to offer you a conference that brings together young farmers and ag enthusiasts from across South Carolina, encourages them to join together as a unified voice and provides sessions that will meet diverse educational interests. 

2018 Conference Highlights:

  • Exhibitors from all facets of the Ag Industry
  • Special afternoon session for women.  "Women Making an Impact in the Agricultural Industry", featuring motivational humorist keynote, Lisa Smartt.
  • Silent Auction
  • Photo Contest
  • Pesticide Credit and CAMM Credit pre-conference sessions 
  • After Party on Saturday night after the Awards Banquet at Carolina Ale House - Desserts! Drinks! Karaoke!

 

KEYNOTE speaker Chad Hymas at the Saturday luncheon

 

First ever DUELING PIANOS party hosted by Jack n' Diane's Dueling Pianos!

 

LEGISLATIVE SESSION to give farmers and agriculture a voice among representatives

 

Networking and business opportunities

 

Visit the SCFB YF&R Facebook page for more photos and highlights!

 

2019 YF&R Conference

January 25 - 26, 2019, in Columbia, SC

Hilton Columbia Center

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Check back in the fall for more information!

 

For questions regarding the SCFB YF&R program, contact Jessica Cabrera at jcabrera@scfb.org