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SC Young Farmer and Agribusiness Association (SCYFAA)

The South Carolina Young Farmer and Agribusiness Association (SCYFAA) is a State organization for out-of-school young people who are engaged in agriculture. It is also designed to aid interested adults through systematic and organized educational programs on agriculture and agribusiness.

SCYFAA Summer Tour of Lexington County


July 21-22, 2017 - Registration CLOSED
Host Hotel:
Holiday Inn and Suites, 131 Innkeeper Drive, Lexington, S.C. 29072
Rates $94.00 per night; Suite $104.00 per night.
To make Hotel Reservations call 803-808-0800 - Reference - Lexington Young Farmer by June 30, 2017

Friday Tours depart hotel 1:00 PM-1:30 PM

  • Riverbanks Botanical Gardens
  • Clayton Rawl 
  • Farmer's Market Shed Tour
  • Consumer Protection
  • Commissioner Weathers Welcome
  • Taste of Lexington at Farmer's Market

Saturday Tours depart hotel 7:30 AM-8:00 AM

  • Mercer Winery
  • DeSeased Farm
  • WP Rawl Farm
  • Kneece Farm
  • MCEC-Santee Cooper safety demo
  • Lunch at MCEC

For information contact Kevin Sox or Marcelle and Ray Boland

Congratulations to Our 2016 Regional Winners

Agribusiness Person of the Year
Mid State Region - Edgar Lamb , Edgefield Chapter
Pee Dee Region - Andy Duncan, East Clarendon Chapter -STATE WINNER
Piedmont Region - Will Moxley, Oconee Chapter

Farmer of the Year
Lower State Region - Andrew Fanning, Edisto Chapter - STATE WINNER
Pee Dee Region - Jeremy Cannon, East Clarendon Chapter

Congratulations to the 2017 SCYFAA Scholarship Recipients

$500
Hunter Dove - Pendleton
Amarillo Nivens -   Clover

$1000
Mariah Swygert - Batesburg-Leesville
Destin Long - Newberry Co. Career Center