Our Mission is to help create and enhance economic opportunities for Southern Ohio's farm families and rural communities.

- Don Branson, Executive Director

Southern Ohio Agricultural &

Community Development Foundation 

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Youth Development 

The Youth Development Program is available to Jr. Fair Board and High School FFA chapters located in the 9 major counties the Foundation serves. For more information, click here. 

*Due to current funding, programs will not be offered in upcoming years. 

Calendar of Events 

  • August 26, 2021- Deadline for Youth Development Applications

  • August 27, 2021- Youth Development Review Committee- 9:00 a.m.- Foundation Office

  • August 30, 2021-SOACDF Board of Trustees Meeting - 9:30 a.m.- Foundation Office