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.
A gallery of photos from the 2016 AFR/OFU State Convention which took place February 19th and 20th.
At the 2016 annual AFR state convention on February 19th, delegates adopted these new policy provisions.
The “Drive Away Hunger with AFR” campaign is asking members to bring canned goods as well as financial contributions to their local and county meetings. Please contact your local food bank for more information regarding your local area’s needs.
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.
Television celebrity and Oklahoma native Kent Rollins is AFR’s latest partner in helping improve the lives of rural Oklahoma.
The AFR Women’s Cooperative hosted regional retreats in addition to the 2015 annual conference. Through the past months, members have had the opportunity to attend one of these events in the Southwest and Southeast districts.
Laverne Insurance, Jestis Insurance, and Newsome Insurance recently held open houses to welcome policyholders to meet their new agents.
AFR members explored Ireland’s culture and agricultural industry during the fall 2015 Ag & Historic Conference Oct. 8-17. The group focused on agriculture and farming in the western part of the country, including the dairy farm that provides milk for Bailey’s Irish Cream.