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Register for GFB YF&R Conference; enter GFB Photo Contest

Posted on Apr 18, 2024 at 5:40 AM

Registration is now open for the Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) Summer Leadership Conference, and GFB is taking entries for its annual photo contest.

A children’s program will be provided for children ages 10 years and younger as a convenience for attendees competing or participating in sessions.

Please use this link to register by one of the deadlines listed below -

Early Registration – Deadline: April 30 – Registration Fee: $100 per attendee

Regular Registration – Deadline: June 1 – Registration Fee: $150 per attendee

Attendees are responsible for their own hotel reservations. Room blocks have been secured at select Jekyll Island hotels – please see the attached document for additional information regarding hotel reservations.

For more information, please contact your GFB District Federation Manager or county Farm Bureau office.

Enter GFB’s photo contest by June 7

The 2024 Georgia Farm Bureau Photo Contest is sponsored by the GFB Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) Committee.

The contest is an opportunity for all GFB members to showcase agriculture and to encourage an appreciation of rural Georgia. This competition offers amateur photographers the chance to explore the many activities, seasons, triumphs, disappointments and faces of agriculture, our state’s key industry. The photos that win this competition will capture the image and spirit of agriculture and Farm Bureau in Georgia.

The grand prize winner will receive $150 and have their photo featured on the cover of the 2025 YF&R calendar. Eleven honorable mention winners will each receive $75 and have their photos featured inside the 2025 YFR calendar.

All photos must highlight Georgia agriculture and must have been taken in 2023 or 2024. An individual may enter up to three photos. Only those of highest quality will be considered. All digital photos must be in a jpeg format and should be at least 1 MB in size. 

For complete rules and to enter the contest, visit The deadline for entries is June 7. For more information, contact Haley Darby at

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