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
The premier event for Ohio Farm Bureau's Young Agricultural Professionals
Join members ages 18-35 in Sandusky Jan. 27 and 28, 2023 for a weekend to network, connect with friends, relax and recharge. Young farmers, students and professionals affiliated with the agriculture industry are welcome!
This annual event is an opportunity to enhance your leadership experience while building personal and professional skills. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with agricultural leaders, and those making a difference in our communities, Farm Bureau and agriculture. Farm Bureau members between the ages of 18 and 35 years old are eligible to attend.
Jan. 27 – 28, 2023
Kalahari Resort and Convention Center – 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky Ohio 44870
Registration opens on Oct. 11 at noon.
Conference fee: $150/ individual, $25 off for students and educators
A hotel room is not included in the registration fees. Hotel reservations will be available after Oct. 11.
Hotel Cost: $189 per night *
*Discounted rate only available until Dec. 30, 2022, while supplies last.
Registration closes Dec. 30, 2022, at 5 p.m.
Learn more about the conference location, what to expect and sponsors.Learn More
Find a day-by-day breakdown of conference activities.Learn More
Get to know our featured speakers: James Lawrence, the ‘Iron Cowboy’ and our young entrepreneur panelists.Learn More
Conference sessions cover business and niche markets topics, production agriculture and career/leadership development.Learn 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
Eight $500 grants will go to local YAP groups and two $500 grants will go to Collegiate Farm Bureau groups. Apply by Jan. 13.Read More