Washington FFA members check out possible career options during the Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum.
About 600 FFA members, legislators and Idaho farm industry leaders attended the annual Cenarrusa Day
Idaho FFA students are seeking to raise money for their organization and student scholarships by raffling a Massey-Ferguson tractor.
More than 25,000 special agriculture-themed license plates have been issued, renewed or transferred
The FFA chapter at Mackay High School hosted a precision agriculture demonstration featuring the use of drones.
Since its creation years ago by former agriculture educator Vernon Roche, the program has provided 299 cows, 53 ewes and 5 sows to Mackay FFA members.
The team will go on to compete as Oregon’s representative at the National FFA Agriculture Sales Competition held in Indianapolis, Ind., in the fall of 2016.
The Oregon FFA Foundation put the project out for bid last summer and the Sutherlin FFA chapter won it.
This is the fifth year in a row that Middleton FFA has won the Boise Valley FFA Agriculture Mechanics CDE. Middleton FFA has also won this event eight of the last nine years.
The Meridian FFA team participated in the Boise Valley District Career Development Events.
Food For All is a joint project of the high school FFA chapters at Perrydale, Willamina, Dayton, Amity, Sheridan and Yamhill-Carlton.
This event serves as our main fundraiser to raise money for senior FFA member scholarships and to lower the cost of state and national trips for the members of the chapter.
The goal of the fundraiser is to earn money for our chapter’s activities throughout the year, while spreading Christmas cheer.
After helping rebuild a high school agriculture program in the late 1980s, Trena Kimler-Richards had a key role in rallying the ag community around the farm program at Shasta College in Redding, Calif.
A Chelan FFA team won the recent state apple competition in Yakima.
The FFA Creed is a five paragraph speech that explains different values and beliefs in agriculture. The creed was written by E.M. Tiffany and adopted at the third National FFA Convention in 1930.
Washington FFA members and teams were big winners at FFA nationals.
Four members also earned their American Degrees.
When all the answer sheets had been tallied, the Chelan No. 1 team stood at the top of the page.
The students collected 3,260 pounds of food, most of which went to the local food bank and area senior centers and church groups, and are offering to do an hour's worth of work for those who contributed to their Halloween food-raiser.
The American Falls, Idaho, FFA chapter placed fourth nationally in an FFA agricultural issues competition, debating the merits of Idaho's former "ag gag" law.
FFA groups in LaCrosse, Wash., and Cashmere, Wash., ranked highly at the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky.
The growth of agricultural education programs in schools and youngsters looking for career opportunities and wanting to feed the world are just some of the factors behind the growth of FFA, whose membership is at record levels nationwide and has been...
Our trip led us to Bandon, Ore., where we went to an Ocean Spray receiving facility and Bouncing Berries Farm.
The Next Crop Project raised $2,000 for the Meridian, Idaho, FFA chapter and more than $100,000 for the National FFA Organization.
About 100 FFA members will repair livestock and orchard fences, haul brush and do other cleanup from last summer's wildfire at Chelan, Wash.
The LaCrosse, Wash., FFA marketing team placed first at the recent national FFA convention.
The national FFA organization has a new slate of officers, who were elected during the national convention in Louisville, Ky.
The American FFA Degree is awarded to members who have achieved a high level of success.
Some 20 members participated in the Latah County Fair this year.
A senior from Mackay Junior-Senior High School won her FFA chapter $10,000 to cover a bus trip to the national FFA convention in Louisville, Ky., with her essay on agriculture.
About 850 FFA members from Northern and Central California attended the annual competition at Shasta College in Redding on Oct. 15, one of the first in the school year.
Community members are encouraged to drop off food donations at any Les Schwab store or FFA chapter in Oregon.
The event is a mandatory field trip for every first-grader in the West Ada School District and serves as a valuable educational tool to teach younger generations about basic agricultural topics.
Members of the chapter assembled over 350 carnation wraps in order to reach out to the community through breast cancer education and support. The wraps were composed of a pink carnation and an informational brochure with facts and symptoms about this...
A technical high school in Bonneville County has added the only agricultural curriculum in the county, as well as its first FFA chapter in more than 40 years.
The Kuna, Idaho, FFA hosted the Sept. 16 Dairy Foods and Dairy Cattle Judging Career Development Events.
Membership in the National FFA Organization now stands at 629,367, a 3 percent increase from last year.
The Chelan, Wash., FFA teams traveled to the Adams County Fair in Othello.
Meridian, Idaho, FFA had a total of 33 members compete at the Western Idaho Fair this year.
Chelan FFA advisor Rod Cool and his family lost their home in the fires burning around Chelan, Wash.
Meridian FFA members entered 40 animals in the following areas: swine, sheep, beef, dairy, meat goat and dairy goat.
Miriam Horton of Christmas Valley, Ore., already helps run a ranch operation at age 17. She has bigger plans.
FFA members from Cottonwood, Calif., made a hog loading ramp and donated it to the Shasta District Fair at the request of a fair supporters' group. The fair has had toe creative in raising money since most state funding for local fairs was cut several...
Her pig has a taste for marshmallows, but she also likes to nibble at feet.
One farmer was picked for each day of the 17-day fair that’s scheduled for Aug. 7-23.
More than 960 Idaho FFA members attended state career development event competitions on the University of Idaho campus in Moscow, Idaho. Winners are eligible to go on to the national competition in Louisville, Ky., in October.
A Wenatchee High School graduate was named state FFA president at the recent state convention.
The Wenatchee FFA chapter performed well at the recent state convention in Pullman, Wash.
Washington FFA members elected new state officers during their convention in Pullman.
Thanks to an anonymous donor, the Fruitland FFA chapter in Southwestern Idaho now owns a restored antique tractor that was raffled off to raise money for the state's FFA programs.
The Washington State FFA annual convention will be May 14-16 in Pullman, Wash.
Salmon, Idaho, FFA students have won a competition paying prize money to the state chapter that best educates the public on the importance of fertilizer in agriculture.
A new slate of state FFA leaders in California will support agriculture education amid a challenging time for farmers. The officers were elected during the 87th annual state FFA Leadership Conference in Fresno, attended by more than 5,000 high school...