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Standing Outside the Fire

In July 2016, the Tollhouse-Sierra FFA Chapter sprung into action when its local community was battling a fire that blazed for nine days. The high school organized a base camp for more than 500 relief personnel so they could eat, sleep and plan. The FFA members showed their thanks by making posters and collecting food... Read more »... Read more »
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Blue-Ribbon Event

Eureka FFA members had a fair to remember this summer. Many members took home top honors from the Redwood Acres Fair for their various projects, including turkeys, meat goats, hogs, sheep, beef and rabbits. The junior livestock auction was also a great success thanks to the incredible local community members.... Read more »
Mitchell Parham

FFA Faces – Mitchell Parham

Mitchell is a third-generation Hereford cattle breeder and agricultural mechanics enthusiast. He completely restored a 1953 Ford F250 truck and was on the FFA agricultural mechanics team for four years.... Read more »
Andrea Cao

As Seen on TV

Andrea Cao of the San Luis Obispo FFA chapter in California was only 13 when she had a business idea that landed her on ABC’s popular reality show “Shark Tank.” “My mom is a nurse and worked long 12-hour shifts, so she would get sore and always asked me to massage her back,” says Andrea, a... Read more »... Read more »
Two Norco FFA members attended the 2015 National FFA Convention & Expo to present their $5 Challenge project as part of the National Model of Innovation Chapter Awards.

Gimme Five

Could you make a positive impact on your community with just $5? That’s the question agriculture teacher Robin Grundmeyer asked senior FFA members at Norco High School in California when she started the school’s $5 Challenge eight years ago. The $5 Challenge is now an annual tradition for the senior class, and students look forward... Read more »... Read more »

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