It is a pleasure to announce that we, GYFA, were able to award 6 Young Farmer chapters funds this year to help their chapters with special projects.  This is the second year that the GYFA board has budgeted $10,000.00 for these worthwhile grants.  Pictures of how the 2013 winners utilized their funds can be found in the next GYFA magazine that will be coming out soon.  The chapters receiving grant monies this year include:

Laurens County - Gardening project for Elementary Schools - $2943.10
Tattnall County - Livestock Scales for Livestock Pavilion - $750.00
Miller County - 4 Tables and 24 Chairs for Ag Center - $975.00
Franklin County - Forage research tour in Oklahoma - $1565.00 
Seminole County - Outdoor Kitchen Equipment - $2500.00
Gordon County - Portable speaker system - $1223.00

Total - $9956.10

John Allen Bailey
GYFA Executive Secretary
101 North Main St., Rm. 317
Swainsboro, GA  30401