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Fascinating Farming Facts [Infographic]

February 06, 2014
Think you know about the different types of farms operating across the country? Curious about organic farming, or the amount of people that one farmer actually feeds? SEE MORE: Ag 101: Facts About Dairy Take a look at this cool, helpful infographic from Great American Country, breaking down fascinating farming facts. Don’t forget to spread the... Read more »... Read more »
Bailey Wesberry, winner of FFA Talent competition

National FFA Star Search

February 02, 2014
FFA members are talented. The organization seeks to spotlight the many ways the students are gifted through presentations and sessions. During the 2013 National FFA Convention & Expo, students who chose to express their talents had a new challenge. They had to compete. This friendly competition sought to name the most talented participant in the... Read more »... Read more »
Easton Corbin performs at the 86th Annual FFA Convention and Expo

Easton Corbin Gives Back to FFA

February 02, 2014
Maybe it’s not what he was referring to in his hit single “All Over the Road,” but Easton Corbin spent much of 2013 traveling the roads of rural America to meet with FFA chapters and members around the country. Through his partnership with the Ram Truck brand, Easton is celebrating Ram’s Year of the Farmer by holding... Read more »... Read more »
FFA Hunger Challenge

Be A Hunger Hero with the National FFA Challenge

February 02, 2014
In the world of agriculture, it may seem that America is a land of plenty: fields of corn, acres of vegetables, row upon row of orchard trees. But, for one in six people in the United States, hunger is a reality. Many believe that hunger is confined to big cities or pocket communities, but oftentimes,... Read more »... Read more »
Westlake FFA Utah

Westlake FFA Repairs Hope

November 15, 2013
The State School Trust Lands has enlisted the Westlake FFA Chapter to rebuild a fence in Saratoga Springs, Utah, that was damaged in a mudslide caused by a fire in 2012. The fence was needed to keep people off the land so that it can naturally restore itself. Through building the fence, chapter members have... Read more »... Read more »
Money Matters

Money Lessons for Life After High School

November 14, 2013
As your graduation day looms on the horizon, two big questions are probably on your mind: What kind of career do I want, and which path is right for me? But don’t forget another important question: How am I going to pay for it? No doubt about it, attending college or a technical school is... Read more »... Read more »
Life After High School

Doors to Opportunity After High School

November 14, 2013
The end is in sight. High school was filled with experiences you’ll remember forever, from donning your FFA jacket to meeting lifelong friends, but now it’s time to put on your cap and gown. As your graduation date draws near, the daunting thought of life after high school occurs frequently. The real world offers many... Read more »... Read more »
Washington DC leadership conference

New Hotel for the Washington Leadership Conference

November 13, 2013
FFA members: are you ready for WLC? Each year, hundreds of FFA members from all over travel to Washington, D.C., to attend the Washington Leadership Conference, and 2014 will be no exception. This is no ordinary leadership experience. You will spend five days becoming effective leaders by exploring your purpose, learning to value people, taking... Read more »... Read more »
Gift of Blue

Give the Gift of Blue

November 13, 2013
For most current and former members, the official FFA jacket is more than an article of clothing. It’s an article of faith, honor, pride and tradition. Faith in the land that rests beneath our feet. Honor in the values we uphold. Pride in the American farm, and those who feed the world. And a tradition... Read more »... Read more »
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