Youth Speech Contest
Florida Farm Bureau promotes a clearer understanding of the many aspects of agriculture to our youth. Each year, the Women’s Leadership Committee sponsors a Youth Speech Contest for students between the ages of 14-18 to gain a better understanding and appreciation for agriculture. For more information, contact your local County Farm Bureau or view the 2023 packet here.
Collegiate Discussion Meet
The Collegiate Discussion Meet contest is designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each participant. Students from the Collegiate Farm Bureau chapters at the University of Florida and Warner University participate in the competitive event and have the opportunity to advance to the AFBF Collegiate Discussion Meet at the AFBF Fusion Conference. View the 2020 State Discussion Meet topics. View the Collegiate Discussion Meet manual.
FFA Discussion Meet Leadership Development Event
The FFA pilot Discussion Meet Leadership Development Event is designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each participant. Participants must be an active member of a chartered Florida FFA Chapter and enrolled in grades 9-12. View 2021 FFA Discussion Meet topics. For event details, click here.
American Farm Bureau Federation
Florida Department of Agriculture
United States Department of Agriculture
2017 AFBF Collegiate DM Final Four
2012 AFBF Collegiate DM Final Four
2017 Kentucky FB DM Final Four