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    AFA creates partnerships that identify, encourage and support outstanding young men and women pursuing careers in agriculture and food.

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    On Nov. 4, Agriculture Future of America will celebrate its 20th anniversary and honor the man who has provided legs to the founding vision – Russ Weathers.

    “On behalf of the AFA board of directors, we are pleased to announce that Russ Weathers is the 2016 AFA Leader in Agriculture Award recipient,” said Mark Stewart, president of AFA. “I cannot think of another individual who has had a greater impact on more young people in agriculture. When we travel across the country with AFA’s student leaders, we constantly meet individuals who have worked with or for Russ and have been inspired by him.” Read more.

    Published on: Jul 29, 2016
    Agriculture Future of America, premiere leader development organization for young leaders in agriculture, and AgCareers.com, the leading provider of global talent solutions in agriculture and food, are pleased to announce a career success partnership. Read more.
    Published on: Jul 13, 2016
    Agriculture Future of America announced today that CEO Russ Weathers will step down as CEO at the end of AFA’s 2017 fiscal year – Feb. 28, 2017.

    This decision was made during the AFA board of directors meeting held June 23-24 in Kansas City, Missouri. Weathers will continue to serve the organization as chair of the board and work with organization leadership in an advisory role. Read more.

    Published on: Jul 07, 2016

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