2022 YAP Conference Ohio

2022 YAP Conference call for speakers

The 2022 Ohio Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professionals Winter Leadership Experience will take place Jan. 28-29 in Cincinnati. The conference theme is Extending Our Roots.

The YAP State Committee is soliciting presenter abstracts for the conference. The audience includes over 550 Young Ag Professionals, 50 attendees per breakout session. Deadline for submission is March 1, 2021.

Potential session tracks 

  • Traditional, On the Farm
  • Niche & Specialty Growers
  • Business Management
  • Young Professionals
  • Community Engagement
  • Technology & Innovation
  • Homesteading/Cottage Business

Ohio Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professionals are are 18 to 35, singles and married, who are interested in improving the business of agriculture, learning new ideas and developing leadership skills. Farm Bureau Young Agricultural Professionals are full- and part-time farmers, OSU Extension agents, teachers, consumer educators, former Ohio Farm Bureau Youth members, FFA and 4-H alumni, farm media communicators, livestock and equine enthusiasts, wine makers, alpaca breeders, seed representatives, beekeepers, green industry employees, gardeners, foodies and more.