- This site is dedicated to providing coverage from the annual National FFA Convention.
Category Archives: Features & Interviews
On October 15, 2006, Josh Bleill’s life was changed forever. He lost two of his best friends and his two legs in an explosion while serving overseas in the military. Bleill was then offered a job by Colts owner Jim … Continue reading
As a part of the National FFA Organization’s Agriscience program, agricultural educators from across the nation were named for their outstanding agriscience efforts. Roger Kane of the Hullman, Wisconsin FFA Chapter was named the Region 3 recipient.
Walter Bond was the keynote speaker for the 4th general session for the 85th National FFA Convention and shared his message of believing in yourself and the powerful or destructive nature of leadership. Recently voted one of the top five … Continue reading
At the third general session of the 85th National FFA Convention, sponsors were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the National FFA Organization. Aside from their level of financial contribution a select few also celebrate their longevity of donation. Wrangler … Continue reading
The theme for the 85th National FFA Convention is “Grow”, and Dr. Lowell Catlett is very familiar with the subject. As a professor at New Mexico State University and a past National FFA Officer, Catlett is passionate advocate for solving … Continue reading
At the 85th National FFA Convention, the National FFA Organization took part in “Somos FFA: We Are FFA,” a celebration of the Hispanic community’s work within FFA. Javier Moreno, a past National President and the first to hold the office … Continue reading
Doug Loudenslager, general manager for J R Equipment Inc. Case IH dealer, talks about his passion for supporting the National FFA Organization, the Ohio FFA Association, and the Buckeye FFA chapter from Ohio. He truly believes the future of the … Continue reading
Farm American, an agricultural advocacy group focusing on the creation of relationships directly from consumer to farmer, presented a check for $10,000 to the National FFA Alumni Association Thursday at the Convention Center. Pat Driscoll with Farm American says the … Continue reading
Country music singer-songwriter Steve Azar was once known for his country music hits, but now he’s focusing on the advancement of FFA and agriculture. Starting from his song “American Farmer” written for the benefit of the South Dakota FFA Foundation, … Continue reading