2022 AFBF YF&R Leadership Conference


The 2022 Farm Bureau YF&R Leadership Conference will bring together an estimated 1,200 young agricultural leaders from across the country to Louisville, Kentucky, February 25-28, to learn, share and grow together to build a stronger Farm Bureau.
Attendees will experience engaging speakers, breakout sessions and evening events that offer opportunities to grow and network with members from across the country. You'll leave the conference with new friends, new ideas and new energy for your farm and Farm Bureau.
Conference Objectives
  • Cultivate strong grassroots Farm Bureau leadership by bringing together current and future Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) members and other agricultural organizations to learn, share and grow.
  • Provide networking opportunities for members to share experiences and connect with industry leaders and experts.
  • Engage and celebrate members of the Farm Bureau YF&R program.
  • Give back to Louisville community through charitable outreach, community engagement and/or acts of kindness.
  • Inspire attendees to apply conference takeaways on their farm, in their local Farm Bureau and/or in their daily lives and careers by providing engaging sessions and workshops in the areas of:
    • Consumer Outreach
    • Membership Value
    • Advocacy, Outreach and Education
    • Leadership Development