Young Farmers & Ranchers 2018-01-23T11:34:01+00:00

The OFB’s Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) program is open to ag producers aged 16 to 35.

Sign up for the YF&R enewsletter! Simply email a request to

> Develop your leadership and communication skills, and put them to use to make a difference for agriculture in the state and national legislature.

> Make friends and contacts with peers who share the same interests from around the state.

> Travel around Oregon and the U.S. for Farm Bureau conferences, workshops, and tours.

> Compete and test your skills in the state and national Discussion Meet, Achievement Award, and Excellent in Agriculture competition.

> Participate in local ag events, like the FFA tractor driving contest at the state fair. Help organize the annual YF&R Food Drive, benefiting local food shelters.

Find a bunch of online resources for young and beginning farmers.

> To learn more and get involved, email YF&R coordinator Jacon Taylor at, or call him at (541) 589-9694.

Click on YF&R member below to see a video of them on their farm! 

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