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Participants in this year’s American Farmers & Ranchers LEAD conference will receive an “inside the ropes” view of the horse racing industry. The statewide conference kicks off with a tour of the Remington Park stables followed by a presentation on the horse industry by the OQHRA.

Join the AFR Women's Cooperative at the Southwest District Women's Retreat on September 24, 2016. 

Each year, American Farmers & Ranchers captures the creativity of students across the state of Oklahoma with our annual poster contest. There’s always a remarkable response and each year the home office receives 6,000+ posters. 

This popular event is held in the fall of each year and is available to members and non-members. Students in grades 4-12 compete in their respective category at District contests held around the state. First and second place winners in each of the categories advance to the State Speech Contest held in Stillwater on the campus of Oklahoma State University.

AFR President Terry Detrick issued the following statement in support of the water rights agreement between the The State of Oklahoma and The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, The Chickasaw Nation, and The City of Oklahoma City following the press conference held on August 11th.

Oklahoma residents will have the opportunity to vote on State Question 777, Right to Farm, in November, following the announcement Aug. 8, by the Oklahoma Supreme Court.

More than 200 young people from around the state participated in the annual American Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Summit, July 24-29.

Participants learned such skills as setting and achieving short- and long-term goals and working in teams. They also learned the value of personal responsibility, respect for their peers and many other positive attributes. 

In response to the troubling economic situation facing U.S. dairy farmers, American Farmers & Ranchers today invited the Oklahoma congressional delegation to sign on to a letter of support urging USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack to take immediate action.  

When our policyholders file claims for roof damages done by wind or hail, we frequently receive a number of questions about how they can safeguard themselves when selecting someone to do the repair work.  Here are a few guidelines that are commonly recognized as good practices to accomplish that.

The American Farmers & Ranchers Youth Advisory Council was started more than 30 years ago and has produced numerous outstanding young leaders.

The youth advisory council members for 2015-2016 are Ashley Tucker, Grant Wilber, Guess Leonard, Macee Hammack, and Madi Baughman. 

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Fall 2016

72nd Annual Speech Contest, Right to Farm Amendment, Record Breaking Harvest, More

Upcoming Events Calendar

Oct
15
10/15/2016 -
9:00am to 10:00pm
Remington Park
Nov
03
11/03/2016 (All day)
Cache High School
Nov
05
11/05/2016 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Nov
08
11/08/2016 (All day)
Autry Tech Center, Enid
Nov
10
11/10/2016 (All day)
Tecumseh High School