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Youth Development

More than 225 Oklahoma FFA, 4-H members and adults participated in the annual commercial cattle grading school and contest, April 8, at OKC West Livestock Market, Inc., El Reno, Oklahoma.

2016 Leadership Summit will be at Camp Big Cedars. Registration is now open! 

American Farmers & Ranchers partnered with the Oklahoma Youth Expo to host the Youth Agricultural Achievement Contest, March 17.  The contest recognizes Oklahoma youth who excel in showmanship skills and demonstrate superior knowledge of the livestock industry including production, management, processing, and end product utilization. 

AFR was a proud sponsor of the 2016 Oklahoma Youth Expo, here are a selection of photos from the event.

This contest is designed to recognize Oklahoma youth who have an interest in livestock, excel in showmanship skills and have knowledge of the livestock industry to include production, management, processing and end product utilization.

American Farmers & Ranchers handed out $1,500 in scholarships to youth competitors in the livestock handling contest at the Tulsa Farm Show, Dec. 11.

The 2015 American Farmers & Ranchers state youth speech contest was held Dec. 5 on the Oklahoma State University campus in Stillwater, Okla.

The 2015 American Farmers & Ranchers Southwest District speech contest was held Nov. 19 in Cache, Okla. 

The 2015 American Farmers & Ranchers Northeast District speech contest was held Nov. 17 in Sapulpa, Okla.