The 2019 YF&R Fall Tour will be held October 4th and 5th in and around Decatur County of West Tennessee. The headquarters will be at Pin Oak Lodge in Wildersville, TN. Please reserve rooms early at the conference rate of $83 plus tax per room. Groups open to staying together in the villas should reserve at the conference rate of $170 per night plus tax. All lodging reservations must be made directly with Pin Oak Lodge at (800) 250-8616 by Sunday, September 1. Ask for the Young Farmers’ room block when making reservation. You will be responsible for your room and any additional room charges.
Please return the pre-registration form by September 1 to register for the Fall Agriculture Tour. If you would like to fax the pre-registration form, our fax number is (931) 840-8699.
Again this year there will be additional games and activities Friday, October 4 during the Excellence in Agriculture contest, which begins at 5:00 p.m. CDT. Click here for the agenda.
Download the Excellence in Agriculture application and entry form here.
First general session and pizza will be at 6:00 p.m. CDT 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 2019 Tennessee Excellence in Agriculture award winner.
Counties wanting to host the 2020 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 4, 2019.