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Filed in California

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 »
Filed in California

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 »
national ffa news Filed in Florida

Read All About It

FFA member Randon Senn of Bushnell, Fla., has created his own news outlet to keep the public informed about FFA and agriculture. He has assembled his own staff of volunteers to report on agriculture information and post to a Facebook page for National Ag News ( To date, the page has more than 750 followers.... Read more »... Read more »
Filed in Oklahoma

Warm Toes, Warm Hearts

Last winter, Dewey FFA Chapter members rose to the occasion to make sure there were fewer cold feet in their community. Throughout the cold month of December 2015, the chapter collected socks, then donated and distributed them to the elderly at their local nursing home. The event was a huge success. FFA members collected and... Read more »... Read more »
Filed in Texas

Community is Served

While many FFA chapters participate in community service activities that support local or national organizations, members of the Dripping Springs FFA Chapter in Texas went above and beyond, forming their own nonprofit, public charity. FFA members Grace and Faith Baxter combined their love for agriculture with a desire to help fight hunger, and the result... Read more »... Read more »
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