Marion County Farm Bureau will reimburse registration fees up to $75 for the first seven attendees.Read More
The premier event for Ohio Farm Bureau's Young Agricultural Professionals
Join members ages 18-35 in Columbus Jan. 26 and 27, 2024 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. This is a family friendly event.
Jan. 26 – 27, 2024
Columbus Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Hotel, 350 N. High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Conference fee: $150/ individual. Includes access to certification sessions, breakout session topics, and networking events. Registration includes three conference meals and refreshments during the event.
Child registration: $50/child. Children enrolled in grades kindergarten through sixth grade can register to participate in the Future YAP Club! Kids will attend learning sessions while parents are attending the conference breakout sessions. Registered children will be included in all three conference meals.
Hotel Cost: $149 per night. Hotel rooms are available Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27. A hotel room is not included in the registration fees and must be booked separately.
Registration deadline: Jan. 10, 2024 at 5 p.m.
Note: Employees who are part of an Ohio Farm Bureau Group Membership may be eligible for complimentary registration. Contact [email protected] for more information.
Thank you to our sponsors
Learn more about the conference location, what to expect and sponsors.Learn More
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New for 2024! Certification Sessions
CPR, Beef Quality Assurance and Workers' Comp Safety credits available.Learn More
Conference sessions cover business and niche markets topics, production agriculture and career/leadership development.Learn More
Crawford County Farm Bureau will reimburse registration fees up to $75 for the first six attendees.Read More
Meet the oncoming committee members that will be assisting with the 2024 conference and planning the 2025 conference.Read More
Richland County Farm Bureau will reimburse registration fees up to $150 for the first three attendees.Read More
Joe and Casey Everett of Shelby County, Mike Hannewald of Lucas County, John and Kacy Hummel of Franklin County and Emily Warnimont of Hancock County are the newest committee members.Read More
Logan Eades and Renee Hamilton reside in Champaign County where they own and operate Violet View Farms, a mum and pumpkin patch they purchased to complement their freezer beef business.Read More
On this Ohio Farm Bureau Podcast, meet the presidents of the chapters of Ohio State and Wilmington College Collegiate Farm Bureaus.Read More
My reasons for going were that it would be a great honor to represent my county, it is a once in a lifetime opportunity, and I will be able to report back to my county with any information learned at the capital.Read More
Meet Nick and Bailey Elchinger, Brad Weaver and Katherine Brown — Ohio’s young ag professionals contestants who will compete at the American Farm Bureau Annual Convention in Salt Lake City.Read More
Lauren Gardner, Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau Board member, attended the Young Ag Professionals Leadership Experience in Washington, D.C. Sept. 12-14. For…Read More