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William Wade and his hydroponic lettuce Filed in Virginia

From to School to Your Table

Last year, FFA member William Wade consulted his FFA advisor to help him find the perfect way to give back to his school. He came up with several ideas but kept coming back to one – growing produce for the cafeteria. At first, the school’s small greenhouse and acreage seemed to be a challenge, but William... Read more »... Read more »
Noelle Goodson, Anthem Contest Filed in Ohio

Being Heard

When Noelle Goodson was invited to sing the national anthem at the state boys’ basketball championship game at The Ohio State University, she never dreamed it would take her to a professional recording studio. It was Noelle’s FFA advisor who suggested she enter the state championship performance into the FMC Stand & Be Heard Anthem... Read more »... Read more »
Chantell Matthews Towing the Line Filed in Georgia

Towing the Line

Georgia FFA alumna Chantell Matthews isn’t afraid to get her hands dirty. She’s been helping at her dad’s automotive repair shop and towing service, Matthews Garage Inc., since she was six years old. Today, the 19-year-old Cass High School graduate works there full time. “I’ve been around the shop all my life. I started by... Read more »... Read more »
Elliott Cousins, FFA family Filed in Missouri

An FFA Family Tradition

FFA is one big family, and in Brunswick, Mo., this is no exaggeration. Four cousins from the Elliot family – Colton, Austin, Dalton and Carissa – are members of the same FFA chapter, participating side by side in various projects and leadership activities. In addition to FFA, the Elliot cousins are involved in sports and serving their tight-knit community. FFA... Read more »... Read more »
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