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Asheboro Zoo FFA Chapter members pose for a quick photo before a walk through the zoo and greenhouses to look at plants. Filed in North Carolina

The School at a Zoo

Most high school students would jump at the chance to spend half their school day at the local zoo. That’s certainly the case at Asheboro High School (AHS), in North Carolina, where students are participating in a new agricultural education program at the nearby North Carolina Zoo. For the past 10 years, AHS has partnered... Read more »... Read more »
A Rantoul FFA member check the plants in the chapter’s soybean plot. Filed in Illinois

A Focus on Soy Quality

Soybeans may not be a hot topic of discussion among many high school students, but for one FFA chapter in Illinois, they are creating quite a buzz. Students in the agriculture program at Rantoul High School have been planting soybeans in test plots for more than 20 years, but their soybeans garnered national attention during... Read more »... Read more »
Grant Croat Filed in Iowa

FFA Faces – Grant Croat

Grant is an active FFA member. He has worked at the Avenue of Breeds at the Iowa State Fair, participated in the annual fruit sales, and raised and showed market hogs at the Polk County Fair.... Read more »
Jeremy D. Posluszny Filed in New Jersey

FFA Faces – Jeremy D. Posluszny

Since becoming active in the FFA program four years ago, Jeremy has served as an advocate for agriculture. He testified before the New Jersey Assembly to promote agricultural education and serves as state FFA treasurer.... Read more »
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