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National youth speaking competition now open

Attracting talent, micro-food processing, and capitalizing on climate change are among the topics for the 2020 edition of the Canadian Young Speakers for Agriculture competition. The national speaking contest is open to youth ages 11 to 24 who have a passion for agriculture whether raised on a farm, in the country, or in the city. […] Read more

Alberta speakers wow them with their words

Lois Schultz of Wetaskiwin took top honours in the senior division of the 2017 Canadian Young Speakers for Agriculture nationals earlier this month while Quentin Albrecht of Holden was first runner-up in the junior category. Schultz was 4-H Alberta’s representative at the event, which takes place at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto. The […] Read more


Young Speakers For Agriculture Win Cash

Five new topics and a competition date have been announced for the 2010 Canadian Young Speakers for Agriculture (CYSA) competition. The topics, which will be presented by contestants Nov. 6, 2010 at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, Ontario, are: The profile and impact of a Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame member Who will […] Read more