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Ponchatoula buddy program Filed in Louisiana

The Buddy System

High school is full of opportunities to join clubs, compete in athletics or attend school dances, but the Ponchatoula FFA Chapter in Louisiana realized that their atypical students – many of whom have disabilities – were missing out on these quintessential high school activities. Their solution was the FFA Buddy program. “The FFA Buddy program... Read more »... Read more »
Bayli Hyde, reporter for the Burlington FFA chapter in Oklahoma, interviews Jackson Tiffany, son of E.M Tiffany who authored the FFA Creed. Filed in Oklahoma

The Creed’s Creation

You’ve heard about Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln and George Washington. These great men have gone down in history for their contributions to our country, but what if some have been overlooked? A single item on one FFA advisor’s “bucket list” may help rewrite the history of the FFA Creed, now celebrating its 85th anniversary, and... Read more »... Read more »
A group of Puerto Rican FFA members show off their FFA pride during the 2014 National FFA Convention & Expo. Filed in Puerto Rico

FFA From Afar

Most FFA members know the organization has associations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, but few are very familiar with these FFA programs. Turns out, they’re not so different from the rest of the country’s state associations – filled with hard-working, ambitious members who are eager to learn and make a difference. Puerto... Read more »... Read more »
Zenaida Alaniz Filed in Texas

FFA Featured Face – Zenaida Alaniz

Zenaida has shown livestock for eight years and has competed in FFA Creed speaking, FFA radio broadcasting and veterinary science. She plans to attend Texas A&M University and eventually become an orthodontist.... Read more »
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