Opportunity Fair

The AFA Opportunity Fair is a tool designed to give participating organizations a competitive edge in the identification of human capital. The Fair allows industry professionals to network, inform and recruit more than 750 of the nation's top student leaders while at the same time providing a link for college students to opportunities for career development in business, production, education, sciences and services. Opportunities represented include internships, full-time employment, additional leadership organizations, graduate studies and international travel. 

To learn more, contact Mercedes Roesch.

Booth Details

One booth space includes an 8x10 space, table, two chairs, and wastebasket as well as two lunch tickets. Additional lunch tickets may be purchased during registration.


Friday, November 10
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Registration opens September 1 and closes October 2, 2023. Please see email from AFA with a link to the registration page.

Didn't receive an email from AFA to register? Contact Mercedes Roesch.

2022 Exhibitors

AdFarm Advanced Agrilytics AgCareers.com AgReliant Genetics Agri Beef Co. Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) American Angus Association American Farm Bureau Federation American Royal Association Archer Daniels Midland Company Ardent Mills BASF Bayer BNSF Railway Company Bunge North America Butterball LLC Cargill, Inc. CF Industries Consolidated Grain and Barge CHS Foundation CNH Industrial America, LLC Corteva Agriscience CropLife America Curious Plot Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. DeLaval, Inc. Dexer Deveron Elanco Animal Health fairlife Farm Credit Council Farm Journal Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa Farmers National Company FMC Corporation Gavilon, LLC GROWMARK, Inc. Helena Hills Pet Nutrition ICM, Inc IFYE Association of the USA, Inc. JBS J.R. Simplot John Deere Kalmbach Feeds Inc. Kansas State University Koch Industries Kubota Kuhn North America, Inc. Labcorp Land O'Lakes, Inc. MANRRS Merck Animal Health Midan Marketing Missouri Department of Agriculture Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council National Corn Growers Association National FFA Organization Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company Nutrien Pivot Bio PrairieLand Partners / Booth sign - "AVE-PLP" Rabo AgriFinance Riega Foods Smithfield StoneX Syngenta The Andersons, Inc. Transova Genetics Transportation, Elevator & Grain Merchants Association Trimble, Inc. Tyson Union Pacific Railroad United States Department of Agriculture - AMS United States Department of Agriculture -NCRS University of Missouri UNL Doctor of Plant Health Program UPL OpenAg US Poultry & Egg Association Valent U.S.A. LLC Vytelle Wilbur-Ellis