• BBYFA MISSION STATEMENT: To educate and promote environmentally appropriate

    production, marketing and processing of food, feed and fiber.


    2017 Berlin Brothersvalley Young Farmer

    Educational Class Schedule


    January 5 - FFA Farm Show Educational Demonstration - 7:30PM Ag Room - Family Night


    January 12 - First Somerset Co. Young Farmer Banquest - Hoss's/Somerset PYFA Convention Fund Raising/Planning - 7PM Family Night


    January 19 -Utility and Pipe Line Safety - County Meeting - 7:30PM REC Building


    January 26 -Overview of New Route 219 Construction - 7:30PM Brothersvalley Shed


    February 2 -Lubbrication Fundamentals - 7:30PM Firemen's Meeting Room


    February 7,8,9 -PYFA Winter Conference - Shippensburg University


    February 16 -New Regulations on the Use of Animal Antibiotics - Dinner Meeting - 7PM Hoss's - PYFA Convention Fund Raising


    February 23 -Snow Tubing - Seven Springs - Family Night 6-8 P.M. (Fee)


    March 2 -Integrated Pesticide Management - 2 Core & 2 Category Credits -7:30PM  Berlin Elementary School


    March 9-High Country Creamery & Market/Cheese Factory Tour, Granstville, MD - County Meeting - 7:30PM Family Night


    March 16 -WVU Research-DoVan Farm- County Dinner Meeting- Hoss's 7PM Family Night- PYFA Convention Fund Raising


    March 23 -Brothersvalley FFA/Young Farmers Banquet - 6:45PM Berlin Community Building


    March 30-  Battery Storage Technology Tour/Garrett - 7:30PM Family Night


    April 6 -Railroad Inspection & Restoration- 7:30PM REC Building- Family Night


    April 13- Holy Thursday


    April 27- Showcase A Young Farmer Class/Activities-Post Internship Seminar - Host Penn State Staff & All Student Teachers- Farm Grain Tube Rescue Demonstration - 7PM


    May 6 - (Saturday) County Farm Safety Day 10AM - 2PM Berlin Community Grove


    July 11,12- PYFA Summer Conference - Philadelphia - Walter Biddle Saul HS


    August 1 (Tuesday) - Berlin YF Picnic - 7PM Berlin Community Grove


    August 18- Set-up County Fair YF Educational Booth - 7PM


    August 19-26 -Somerset County Fair


    September 13-16 -Berlin Brothersvalley Community Fair


    September 17 (Sunday)- Somerset County YF Picnic- 12:30PM Kingwood Grove


    November 9 (Thursday) -2018 YF Planning Meeting - Classes/Tours/Activities- 7:30PM Firemen's Meeting Room


    2017 OFFICERS

    Immediate Past President - Philip Martz, Jr.

    President - Craig Leydig

    Vice President - Pat Vitullo

    Secretary/Treasurer - Samuel Dively

    Public Relations Director - Goldie Martz