Introducing the Next Generation Agriculturalists

I would like to invite all the young agriculturalists out there to join a brand spanking new Facebook group, the Next Generation Agriculturalists! If you show livestock, grow plants, are in FFA, 4-H, Grange, or involved in any other agricultural role this group is perfect for you! People from coast to coast that share the passion … Continue reading Introducing the Next Generation Agriculturalists

The National Convention Kindness Example

As all FFA members know, October 25th kicked off the 90th FFA Convention. Something every FFA member looks forward to every year. Everyone who went attended workshops to build their leadership skills and improve their chapters, visited the expo to see sponsors, and of course, visited the FFA MegaStore. One FFA Chapter from Kansas stands … Continue reading The National Convention Kindness Example

Navigating National Convention

For many FFA members, this is your first time attending the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. You’re preparing for the legendary sea of blue that your agriculture teachers have told you about. You’re packing for the unpredictable weather of Indianapolis. Most of all you’re preparing for all the memories and experiences you’re going to … Continue reading Navigating National Convention

Hurricane Harvey’s Impact on Agriculture

photo creds: https://foodtank.com/news/2017/09/hurricane-harveys-agricultural-impact/   There's a lot going on in the news today, but I want to bring an important topic to your attention This topic is Hurricane Harvey. As you may know in Texas there has been one of the biggest hurricanes ever. Many lives have been lost and this is a tragic time for … Continue reading Hurricane Harvey’s Impact on Agriculture

The Heart of True Service

I remember when I was going through State Officer interviews. I got the golden question. It asked, "In your own words, how would you describe service?" First, let's start off with the definition of service. Service; the action of helping or doing work for someone. You’re probably wondering what does this mean? This means that … Continue reading The Heart of True Service