Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm and Ranch Programming, Radio Oklahoma Ag Network  |  2401 Exchange Ave, Suite F, Oklahoma City, Ok 73108  |  (405) 601-9211


Agricultural News

2019-2020 Agriculture Youth Council Members Selected

Wed, 01 May 2019 07:17:59 CDT

2019-2020 Agriculture Youth Council Members Selected

After a two-round process, members for the first Oklahoma Agriculture Youth Council have been chosen and will begin their year of service in July.

This council was created by Secretary of Agriculture, Blayne Arthur to develop future agricultural leaders in Oklahoma through professional development, industry exposure and experiential learning. The Council consists of upcoming high school seniors representing the agriculture industry from across the state.

“The Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry is extremely proud to invest in the future of Oklahoma agriculture through these young leaders,” said Sec. Arthur. “I am excited to see the impact the first Agriculture Youth Council has on our industry.”

Agriculture Youth Council members include Gage Banning, Pawnee; Adyson Blakey, Stillwater; Tori Booker, Headrick; Landri Chaplin, Weatherford; Colby Cook, Cushing; Kyra Elliott, Calumet; Blake Failes, Cherokee; Abby Jeffrey, El Reno; Kensington Kerbs, Shawnee; Reagan Klaassen, Hydro; Tayten Lierle, Hydro; Pace Mittelstaedt, Amber; Jager Pifer, Kansas; Erin Slagell, Hydro; Cooper Sneary, Alva; Jentry Squires, Kingfisher; Madison Stephens, Weatherford; Ellie Throckmorton, Guthrie; Piper Turner, Arcadia; and Carson Wheeler, Luther.

The council will be a year-long term, with approximately 8 sessions throughout the year. Sessions will include visits to Oklahoma agricultural companies and organizations, opportunities to learn about the legislative process and job shadows with industry professionals. In addition, students will participate in leadership and professional skill development activities and receive information regarding preparing for college.


WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI


Top Agricultural News

  • Atop the RON Rural Soapbox - Former Secretary John Block  Sun, 16 Feb 2020 12:22:38 CST
  • Express Ranch Jarold Calahan Talks Genomics and the Upcoming Bull Sale   Fri, 14 Feb 2020 20:42:51 CST
  • Lucas Applauds Bipartisan Legislation Protecting America’s Domestic Food Supply  Fri, 14 Feb 2020 20:42:05 CST
  • Oklahoma Grain Elevator Cash Bids as of 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 14, 2020  Fri, 14 Feb 2020 15:06:52 CST
  • Thursday, February 14, 2020 Market Wrap-Up with Justin Lewis  Fri, 14 Feb 2020 14:37:04 CST
  • Secretary Perdue Proclaims February 16-22 as Grain Bin Safety Week   Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:08:46 CST
  • Scott Yager Says its Important to Showcase Cattle's Role in Preserving the Environment  Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:00:25 CST
  • Trey Caldwell Named Top Agriculturist Under 40 By Sirloin Club   Fri, 14 Feb 2020 11:48:19 CST

  • More Headlines...


    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Oklahoma City Farm Show KIS FUTURES, INC. Oklahoma Ag Credit Oklahoma Farm Bureau National Livestock Credit Ag Mediation Program P&K Equipment AFR Insurance Stillwater Milling Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association

    Our Road to Rural Prosperity sponsors!


    Search OklahomaFarmReport.com

    © 2008-2020 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup   |    Current Spots   |    Program Links

    WebReady powered by WireReady® Inc.