2019 YF&R Leaders Conference

2019 YF&R Leaders Conference
Click here to download the Conference Program PDF

As Kansas Farm Bureau celebrates 100 years, the Young Farmers & Ranchers Leaders Conference honored traditions of the past while providing opportunities for attendees to cultivate progress in their agricultural careers. We hope the 2019 YF&R Leaders Conference provided tools, resources, information and networking for those establishing their lives in the agriculture industry.

Save the date for next year: February 7-9, 2020!

2019 Conference Highlights:

Join the Kansas YF&R Facebook Group for photo highlights of the conference.

Thank you to the following speakers for addressing the conference during general sessions:

  • Senator Jerry Moran
  • Congressman Roger Marshall
  • KFB President, Rich Felts
  • American Farm Bureau YF&R Committee Chair, Russ Kohler
  • Kansas FFA President, Max Harman
  • Keynote Speaker, Matt Rush

Congratulations to the 2019 YF&R and Collegiate contest winners:

  • Collegiate Ag Quiz Bowl: Kansas State University
  • Collegiate Discussion Meet: Shiloh Murray, Kansas State University
  • YF&R Discussion Meet: Jacquelyne Leffler, Lyon County
  • Excellence in Agriculture Award: Keith & Jeri Geren, Labette County
  • YF&R of the Year Award: Scott Thellman, Douglas County

Thank you to our workshop presenters! Resources we're able to share are linked below:

Thank you to the 2019 sponsors! 

District Dinner Sponsors: