Outstanding Farmers of America Fraternity is made up of past nominees of the Outstanding Young Farmer Program. The fraternity
is designed to facilitate an exchange of ideas and friendship that encourages excellence and involvement in agriculture and
the local, state, and national community.
There are approximately 1,500 members of the fraternity across
the nation who utilize their connections with each other in a strong networking format to assist farmers and promote the importance
of America's farming community.
OFA Mission Statement
"To be the premier recognition program by
celebrating the diversity, productivity and efficiency of today's agricultural professionals."
The OFA Vision
be a Positive Voice in Agriculture by fostering Strong Relationships by offering the best opportunities in Education and
Networking and recognizing efforts in Land Stewardships, Community Involvement and Modern Business Practices.
2013 National OYF Winners
Brian & Stephanie Perkins, WI; Nick & Tara Meyer, MN; Greg & Gina Wegis,
CA; Erik & Heather Tietig, FL
2013 National Outstanding Young Farmer Finalists
Back Row, from left: Greg and Gina Wegis, CA; Brian
and Stephanie Perkins, WI; Tara nd Nick Meyer, MN; Heather and Erik Tietig, FL; Jessie and Clay Hinnant, NC.
Front Row, from left: Jason and Cali Smith, GA; Christine
and Russell Holmberg, CT; Meredith and Jeremy Compton, NJ; Becky and Adam Kuczer, WI; Becky and Bill Hennenfent, IL.