WFB Young Farmers & Ranchers seeks contestants 

Applications due by Friday Nov 7th, check out www.wsfb.com for details!

Discussion Meet – Designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each participant.

Winner receives:

  • $250 Cash award sponsored by Washington Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers
  • Expense paid airfare and host hotel accommodations for trip to the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in San Diego, CA  January 11-14th, 2015, to compete in the national contest.  Sponsored by Country Financial.

Collegiate Discussion Meet – Designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each participant

The Collegiate winner receives:

  • Expense paid airfare and host hotel accommodations for a trip to the national Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Conference in Nashville, TN  February 13-16th, 2015  to compete in the national contest. Sponsored by Country Financial.
  • Farm Bureau Jacket Sponsored by Washington Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers

Achievement Award – Designed to recognize those young farmers and ranchers that have excelled in their farming/ranching operations and honed their leadership abilities to superiority.

Winner receives:

  • Use of a Case IH tractor for 6 months or 150 hours (whichever comes first) Farmall 105U. Sponsored by Case IH
  • Expense paid airfare and host hotel accommodations for trip to the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in San Diego, CA  January 11-14th, 2015, to compete in the national contest.  Sponsored by Country Financial.

Excellence in Agriculture Award – Designed as an opportunity for young farmers and ranchers to earn recognition while actively contributing and growing through their involvement in Farm Bureau and agriculture.  Participants will be judged on their involvement in agriculture, leadership ability, involvement and participation in Farm Bureau and other organizations (i.e., civic, service and community).

Winner receives:

  • IPad/Tablet sponsored by the Washington Farm Bureau Service Co. .
  • Expense paid airfare and host hotel accommodations for trip to the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in San Diego, CA  January 11-14th, 2015, to compete in the national contest.  Sponsored by Country Financial.

For more information, contact Kristen Hinton, WFB YF&R program coordinator, at (360) 770-3383 or khintonranches@gmail.com

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