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Natalee Caeton of Patterson FFA, CA has a passion for horticulture Filed in California

Blossoming Interest

FFA member Natalee Caeton inherited her mother’s love of gardening and plants. As a member of Patterson FFA, Natalee was required to complete an exit project for graduation, and she chose to organize the chapter’s plant sale. Natalee ordered, transplanted and led the care for more than 2,800 plugs. She and other Patterson FFA members also... Read more »... Read more »
FFA member and master logger Matthew Seals
trims off branches from a fallen tree. Filed in Tennessee

A Logger’s Life for Me

For as long as he can remember, Matthew Seals of Tazewell, Tenn., has been logging, or harvesting timber, with his dad. “My dad has his own logging business, Jimmy Seals Logging, so when I was young I’d always ride along in his logging truck to haul logs to the sawmill,” says Matthew, who graduated from... Read more »... Read more »
Special Goats program Filed in California

Special Goats

Big hearts make big differences, and Righetti FFA members recently touched the lives of many of their own classmates. The members invited their friends from the Righetti Special Olympics program to participate in a local fair by teaching them the basics of caring for and showing goats. The FFA chapter plans to continue the Special... Read more »... Read more »
Reconnect: Devry Boughner Vorwerk Filed in California

Global Impact

  Looking back on her life and career success thus far, though she didn’t know it at the time, Devry Boughner Vorwerk says that deciding to join FFA was her defining moment. “FFA allowed me to capitalize on my passion for agriculture and let me deliberately choose my career path,” Vorwerk says. “I’m so passionate... Read more »... Read more »
Prosser FFA members raise money for Ag teacher Filed in Washington

A Friend, Indeed

When Prosser FFA members learned of their agriculture teacher Denine Trump’s breast cancer diagnosis, they rallied around her for support. At the age of 33, Trump was facing expensive treatments. Two of the Prosser FFA chapter members auctioned off a benefit lamb for $22,500, with proceeds going toward Trump’s traveling and out-of-pocket treatment expenses. The... Read more »... Read more »
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