The 2018 YF&R Fall Tour will be held October 5 and 6 in and around the Kingsport area of East Tennessee. The headquarters will be at the Holiday Inn Express in Kingsport, TN.
Again this year there will be additional games and activities Friday, October 5 during Fall Tour. Also, Friday will be the Excellence in Agriculture State Contest (download the 2018 Excellence in Ag Application & Entry Form) beginning at 5:00 p.m. EST.
First general session and pizza will be at 6:30 p.m. EST Friday night. Saturday includes a full day of tours, fellowship and food. We will conclude Saturday evening with the awards dinner and announcement of the 2018 Tennessee Excellence in Agriculture award winner!
West Tennessee counties wanting to host the 2019 Tennessee Young Farmer & Rancher Fall Tour must submit a proposal to Dan Strasser via email no later than September 1. Please thank our sponsors for making this YF&R event possible! Farm Credit Mid-America, Tennessee Farmer’s Cooperative, and Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation are statewide and significant sponsors of this event. Many individuals and businesses in the tour area also contributed significant support and assistance.
REMINDER***YouTell Ag Video Contest details are in the Young Farmer Handbook available online at www.tnyfr.com. These amateur videos advocating agriculture are to be 2-5 minutes and must be submitted by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 6, 2018.