Meet the 2022 winner, Barrett Zimmerman, the state’s Ag Educator of the Year.Read More
Winter Leadership Experience Keynote Speakers
Introducing the 2023 Keynote Speakers: James Lawrence, 'The Iron Cowboy' and a Young Entrepreneurs Panel.
James Lawrence, the “Iron Cowboy’
James Lawrence, the ‘Iron Cowboy’ lives with his wife, Sunny, and their five children in Utah. After breaking several Guinness World Records, James wondered if he had truly found his mental and physical limits. He knew there was more. James will share with you the ups, the downs, and the life lessons learned along the way. You won’t want to miss this tale of adventure as he ‘Redefines Impossible.’
Fireside Chat – Discover Your Legacy
Hear from four young entrepreneurs on how they have built their personal brands and businesses to leave a lasting legacy. Expert presenters include Dr. Sarah Ison, Dr. Marissa Hake, Kristin Patterson and Rebecca Dalton. The panel discussion will be moderated by Ty Higgins.
Charlie and Casey Ellington from Stark County are the editors of the October 2022 Growing our Generation enewsletter, featuring insights and ideas directly from Ohio’s young farmers and food and agricultural professionals.Read More
Application deadline is Oct. 6 at noon. Selected chapters will be announced on or before Nov. 1, 2022.Read More
Greg and Andrew joined a multitude of Ohio Farm Bureau representatives at the nation’s capital Sept. 13-15.Read More
The Outstanding Young Farmer contest is designed to recognize successful young farmers, age 35 or younger, for achievements in the business of farming and leadership in the agricultural community.Read More
If you work primarily off the farm and are a leader in Farm Bureau and the community, then this contest is for you.Read More
Coverage from the annual county leaders trip to Washington, D.C.Read More
Jonanthan and Alyssa Zucker farm in Marion and Wyandot counties. They are in their last term on the State Young Agricultural Professionals Committee and serve as co-chairs.Read More
The 10 individuals selected to earn an expense-paid trip to this experience will be announced at the 2023 Winter Leadership Experience Jan. 27-28, 2023. Apply by Jan. 13.Read More