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Tyler Pointer Filed in Texas

FFA Faces – Tyler Pointer

During his senior year, Tyler served as chapter president and district vice president. He has competed in Texas FFA Leadership Development Events and served on the state’s first-ever state officer nominating committee.... Read more »
Godley FFA vet tech Filed in Texas

Puppy Patients

Agriculture students at Godley High School had an extra special hands-on class project recently, when they got to practice their veterinary skills on puppies. The students learned how to give vaccinations, and the event helped raise awareness of ag education in the community. The class has done other animal science demonstrations, including animal handling and... Read more »... Read more »
Amber Clingan at camp Filed in Ohio

FFA Camp Creates Career Change

Since seventh grade, Amber Clingan was determined to pursue a law degree, but attending FFA camp opened her mind to a career as an agriculture teacher. She loves the hands-on aspects of ag education and helping other people. Read her full essay below: What does FFA mean to you? FFA to me is a family.... Read more »... Read more »
Refrigerated transportation units - Colbert County High School FFA, AL Filed in Alabama

Traveling Fresh

Colbert County FFA members combined math, carpentry, electrical and engineering skills in their recent project to convert regular box trailers into refrigerated transportation units. The project, funded through an NRCS Resource Conservation and Development grant, was intended to provide local farmers with refrigerated ways to transport their goods from field to market. It’s the first project... Read more »... Read more »
Cindy Montoney with daughter, Josie. Filed in Ohio

Recruiting Mom to “Join” FFA

As a high school freshman, Josie Montoney came home from school and announced she was joining FFA. Her mother Cindy was surprised, since they didn’t have a connection to agriculture. But only four years later, Josie has served as chapter FFA president and won seven state and one national title through FFA. And her mom... Read more »... Read more »
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