Program stresses farm leadership

Langcuster, Jim
November 2004
Southeast Farm Press;11/17/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 26, p26
Trade Publication
The article informs that works as coordinator of the Alabama and Forestry Leadership Development Program (LEADERS). Evans says, a good part of his time is spent making young farmers and foresters squirm in their seats with discomfort. LEADERS, as the program is commonly called, is a 50-day educational experience taken over two years. Administered by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System in con-junction with the Auburn University's College of Agriculture and the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, it is aimed at promising young adults working in the agriculture and natural resources industries.


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