Ponchatoula FFA tops the nation winning the Model of Excellence award

ponchatula ffaDreams have finally become a reality for the Ponchatoula FFA Chapter from Ponchatoula, Lousiana. Their hard work and dedication to helping their community paid off with hearing they were the national winners for the 2014 Model of Excellence award. Kaylin Broadwell sat down with some members to discuss what makes them so successful as a chapter.

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South Carolina chapter wins the Model of Innovation Award for Chapter Development

The Nation Ford FFA Chapter from Fort Hill, South Carolina won the 2014 Model of Innovation Award for Chapter Development. Our own Kaylin Broadwell was able to sit down with member Courtney Petitgout to discuss what her chapter does for the community.

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Community Pride Shines in Shenandoah FFA Chapter

MOI PictureThe Shenandoah FFA Chapter of Middletown, Indiana has been named the Model of Innovation Community Development Area Top Chapter.  This small-town chapter has been making a large impact in their community for 33 years.  The FFA members of the Shenandoah FFA Chapter truly have a heart of service for their community and take pride in doing things for others.  Be sure to take a listen to chapter members, Sydnee Kirby and Brandon Barnes, as they tell about the amazing works of the top chapter in the Nation for the Community Development Area of the Model of Innovation Award.

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Oakleaf FFA wins National Model of Innovation

OakleafThe Oakleaf FFA chapter from Orange Park, Florida, won the 2014 National Model of Innovation for Student Development. Chapter members William Donaghy and Cooper Thornton talked to Jamye Spence Freeman about thier project.

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FFA Talent: Jacob Stukenberg

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FFA Talent: Josie Jakel

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Retiring Address: Steven Brockshus

Steven BrockshusCentral Region Vice President Steven Brockshus shared his retiring address with FFA members.  Listen to Everlasting Impact…

 

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National Committee discusses Agriculture Conferences

AJThe Agriculture Conference committee at the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo discussed how different conferences could help members go all out in their future careers. Committee chairman, AJ Cannon, discussed the delegate process with Jamye Spence Freeman.

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Delegates discuss creating curriculum for FFA and Agricultural Education Advocacy

Garrett 63Delegates at the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo discussed how resources could be provided by the organization to help advocate for FFA and Agricultural Education. Committee chairman and Oklahoma State President Garrett Reed sat down with Kaylin Broadwell to discuss what recommendations were made by the delegates.

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National Committee discusses Careers in Agriculture Education

HaleyThe Careers in Agriculture Education committee at the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo discussed how the National FFA can better support future agriculture educators. Committee chairman ,Haley Warner, sat down with Jamye Spence Freeman to discuss the committee’s business.

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