Collegiate Farm Bureau
Collegiate Farm Bureau brings together agricultural students on college campuses and introduces them to the Farm Bureau organization while engaging them in educational and leadership-based activities that will enhance their future.
Career Development Potential
- Provide college students with experience in local, state, and national government through legislative activities.
- Prepare college students through professional contact with the agricultural industry.
Personal Growth Opportunities
- Provides a transition from youth agricultural programs to Farm Bureau.
- Educates college students about the Farm Bureau organization and the benefits of being involved.
Collegiate New York Farm Bureau Chapters
- Cornell University
- SUNY Cobleskill
- SUNY Morrisville
Collegiate Discussion Meet Contest
Designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each college-age participant. This competition is evaluated on a pre-determined topic. Participants build basic discussion skills, develop a keen understanding of important agricultural issues and explore how groups can pool knowledge to reach consensus and solve problems.