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Cherryvale FFA salvation army angel tree Filed in Kansas

Salvation Army Angel Tree

The Cherryvale FFA Chapter truly lived to serve during the holiday season by sponsoring children from the Salvation Army Angel Tree. The chapter raffled off a handmade FFA T-shirt quilt donated by Leona “Grandma” Smedly to raise money for the cause. Proceeds from the raffle were used to buy Christmas gifts for eight different children... Read more »... Read more »
Amanda-Clearcreek FFA, Ohio Filed in Ohio

Pelotonia Bike Tour

Members of the Amanda-Clearcreek FFA Chapter are biking to beat breast cancer by volunteering for the Pelotonia Bike Tour, which attracts more than 6,000 riders each year. Over the years, chapter members have helped with setup, cleanup, greeting riders, picking up trash, unloading supplies and more. In 2014, more than 30 FFA members volunteered to... Read more »... Read more »
importance of ag expo Filed in Iowa

Importance of Ag Expo

The South Tama County FFA Chapter hosted an Importance of Ag Expo during National FFA Week. The expo featured 23 exhibitions, three guest speakers and several workshops throughout the day. Guest speaker Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds spoke about agriculture’s $72 billion impact on Iowa’s economy and the one in six Iowa jobs it provides. Expo... Read more »... Read more »
Cape May Tech FFA Operation Osprey Filed in New Jersey

Operation Osprey

Following in her father’s footsteps, Hanna Toft, second-generation Cape May Tech natural sciences teacher and FFA advisor, rallied her FFA members to protect a local treasure – the osprey. This majestic creature is an iconic fixture over New Jersey skies and a main attraction for the $522 million ecotourism industry in Cape May County. The... Read more »... Read more »
Ponderosa FFA Filed in California

After the Fire

In times of crisis, a community must band together to support each other. Ponderosa FFA did just that during the King Fire in El Dorado County, Calif., in September 2014, which burned tens of thousands of acres. The chapter has opened the gates of its school farm to welcome animals displaced by fire evacuations. Many... Read more »... Read more »
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