Created: 2/22/10 (Mon) | Topic: Leadership
N.D. entrant makes YF&R Sweet Sixteen
Cassi Jo Schriefer of Golden Valley made the Sweet Sixteen round of the American Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmer and Rancher Discussion Meet. Schriefer was also recently named a finalist in the YF&R Challenge, held during the NDFB YF&R Leadership Conference in Minot.
The AFBF event, which focuses on leadership and personal development opportunities for Farm Bureau young farmers and ranchers, was held at the 2010 YF&R Leadership Conference in Tulsa, Okalahoma, February 20-22.
Keynote speaker at the event was businessman, entrepreneur and farmer Matt Roloff, known for his top-rated TV series “Little People, Big World.” Roloff believes the future of farming has never been a more important topic. Matt shared his experience as a successful farmer who uses public outreach and innovative marketing efforts to improve his bottom line.