TN YF&R Summer Conference

July 16-17, 2021
Columbia, Tennessee

This is an excellent chance to get new people involved with Farm Bureau! Select young farmers or those involved in agriculture from your county to attend the annual Young Farmers Conference to be held in Columbia, Tennessee on July 16-17, 2021.

Other Important Information

Location:
Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation
147 Bear Creek Pike
Columbia, TN 38402

Meals:
TFBF will provide all meals during the conference.

Attire:
Contestants should dress professionally for competitions. Those not competing are welcome in business casual Friday, casual Saturday morning through afternoon and business casual Saturday night.

Childcare:
Childcare WILL be provided at this year’s conference.

Hotel Rooms:
We will provide attending counties with three hotel rooms. Additionally, TFBF will provide rooms for state committee members and the 1st & 2nd place state winners from 2020. If more than these rooms are needed, TFBF will invoice the county Farm Bureau for additional rooms. The rates of the hotels will be between $119-139 plus tax.

The conference delegates will be housed at the Holiday Inn Express (1561 Halifax Drive), Hampton Inn (1551 Halifax Drive), and Fairfield Inn & Suites (1545 Halifax Drive) in Columbia. The hotels are just off Exit 46-Columbia/Chapel Hill exit. Tennessee Farm Bureau will make all hotel reservations based on your conference registration through the county office. Please do not call the hotels directly.

Registration:
To register for the Young Farmers Conference, you must contact your county Farm Bureau office. If you need to cancel your reservation, please call Scarlett Copeland 72 hours in advance at (931) 388-7872, ext. 2216. After that, you will be charged for your room. If you need late arrival, please indicate on the registration site.

Door Prizes:
If your county would like to contribute a door prize, please spend less than $25 in order to keep door prize items similar in value. Examples are gift cards, products from your county, homemade jellies, handmade items, or other products. Contributing door prize items is completely voluntary.

We look forward to a great conference. Thank you for all you do to promote and advance Tennessee Farm Bureau!