Courtesy of Lee Letsch, Oregon FFA
New officer selection, competitions among many activities for thousands at state convention.
Chelan had three speakers in the Creed LDE and one in the Prepared Public Speaking LDE.
The bedding plants and vegetable starts will be available at the Annual Spring Plant Sale on Saturda
The skit spotlighted on-farm food safety regulations, including GlobalGAP and the federal Food Safet
Greater Spokane Inc. honored its latest Excellence in Agriculture Award winners during the 2017 Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum.
The winning senior team will move on to represent Idaho at the National Skill-a-thon Competition in Louisville, Kentucky, this fall.
The T-shirts will be gifted to those who donate $15 or more at the California FFA or CalAgJobs booth at the World Ag Expo.
Ashley Oswald’s paper was on MOVI, a bacterial pneumonia that is fatal to wild sheep and carried by domestic sheep and goats.
Meridian, Idaho, FFA members do well at recent events despite the heavy snow that has blanketed the area.
Hundreds of blue FFA jackets were seen around Idaho’s Capitol Jan. 30 as FFA members from across Idaho met with legislators and ag industry leader during the annual Cenarrusa Day on the Hill event.
Plants raised by Moses Lake, Wash., High School students in partnership with a local seed company were damaged when someone vandalized the high school greenhouse.
Along with the members of the four qualifying teams, three chapter delegates and two American Degree recipients attended this year’s National Convention.
The program, now in its 19th year, has collected 130 tons of food over the years.
The California FFA Foundation is tying a fundraiser for jackets for members to Giving Tuesday on Nov. 29.
Soils Evaluation and Range CDEs are competitions that qualify for state level competitions. The rest of the competitions are for practice and do not inhibit or promise the chance to compete at the state level.
The team’s youngest member also took first place overall in the competition.
How Western FFA chapters placed in the national career development event competition.
Members of the chapter visited homesin hte community to collect nonperishable food items for a local food bank.
The chapter exceeded its goal and membership increased over the previous year by 50 percent.
Chapter receives honor for its efforts to promote cancer awareness.
The donation will build a greenhouse that will serve as a place students can grow and sell flowers and plant starts, and will be a classroom for two new programs: herbology and soil science.
The National FFA Organization will recognize Elin Miller’s volunteer efforts by presenting her with the VIP Citation at the 89th National FFA Convention and Expo in Indianapolis, Ind.
Kuna, Idaho's FFA chapter hosted its annual Alumni Scholarship Auction on Sept. 26.
About a dozen youngsters competed in a special class at the Tehama District Fair in Red Bluff, Calif., for calves and steers that were born and bred within the county. Local cattlemen sponsor the project to keep the youth involved in the area's beef...
The victory marked the fourth time the Chelan FFA has attended the national compeition in horse evaluation in the last 12 years.
The Western Idaho Fair is Ada County’s designated FFA fair.
Chelan members picked up right where they left off in Waterville at the NCW District Fair.
The Washington FFA Foundation works to provide a solid financial future for the state’s FFA program, says the organization’s new leader.
Several Washington FFA chapters have received national honors
Chelan's FFA students enjoy success at the NCW District Fair.
The fair gives Meridian FFA members the chance to show and sell the livestock they’ve been raising.
Meridian, Idaho, FFA members scramble to put a halter on calves and receive money to purchase one.
Members of the Meridian, Idaho, FFA attended the Washington Leadership Conference in the nation's capital.
The Pendleton FFA Chapter hosted Farm Day on Friday for incoming eighth-graders from Sundridge Middle School.
The Meridian, Idaho, FFA chapter banquet is held every spring to award our members for all the hard work they did in the past year.
All members and family are invited to join us for a night of food, installing new officers and giving awards and...
TURNER, Ore. — Cascade High School’s Agriculture Department moved into the final stage of their greenhouse restoration project recently, thanks to a $2,000 Northwest Farm Credit Services Rural Community Grant.
The money will be...
PULLMAN, Wash. — The new Washington FFA state officers represent all parts of the state, organization leaders say.
The new officers are president Alyssa McGee of Sumner, vice president Tye Taylor of Prosser, secretary Corrina Davis of...
The Chelan, Wash., FFA Livestock Career Development Event team did something that a team from Chelan hasn’t done since 1983 and that’s bring a piece of hardware back from the State FFA Livestock CDE.
The Washington State Livestock...
KUNA, Idaho — About 4,000 first and second graders from throughout the Treasure Valley received a hands-on farming experience May 2-5 during Kuna High School’s annual agricultural expo.
The school’s FFA students organize the...
ROSALIA, Wash. — Rosalia High School sophomore Collin Pittmann’s hard work all comes down to this.
Pittmann will compete against other students from across the state in the prepared public speaking career development event at the...
FRESNO, Calif. — California FFA’s newly elected state officer team promised the more than 5,000 students attending the organization’s state convention that they’ll put plenty of passion and energy into the coming...
FRESNO, Calif. — State Food and Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross told 5,000 FFA members here that California’s agriculture-related industries will need their energy and innovations in the challenging years to come.
Ross cited water...
The 85th Idaho FFA State Leadership Conference (SLC) was held on April 6-9 at the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, Idaho.
At this conference, FFA members from across the state are invited to compete in different Career Development Events...
FFA members work to set children on the right track in understanding agriculture and advocating for its sustainability.
Encouraging FFA members to believe in themselves and follow their dreams is at the top of the list for Idaho's new state FFA officers confirmed on April 9 at the close of the 85th annual Leadership Conference.
Agricultural teachers shared their experiences with potential newcomers to the profession during a workshop at the Idaho State FFA Leadership Conference on Thursday.
The petting zoo, popular with children and adults alike, has expanded this year thanks to Cascade High School FFA seniors Austin and Collin Brill, Cascade FFA adviser Becky Bates and Ag Fest board member and petting zoo chairman Craig Anderson.
Steven Brockshus, a former National FFA officer and an Iowa State University junior studying ag education and entrepreneurial studies, challenges blue jackets to ask themselves who they are and why they're here.
Retiring Idaho state FFA officers saw membership grow to more than 90 chapters this last year, with two start-ups coming on board and three more in the works with the help of the state's Ag Education Initiative signed into law in 2014.