Chillicothe FFA Officer Retreat

Chillicothe FFA members attend officer retreat

Chillicothe FFA Officer teams recently held their annual officer retreat at Mozingo Lake in Maryville. The retreat focused on activities planning, communication skills, teamwork, and leadership.  The teams set goals, planned activities for the chapter and worked on team building skills. During downtime members enjoyed time on the lake with swimming, then participated in the […]

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Two Trenton FFA members finalists for national award

The Trenton FFA Chapter has two members who’ve become national finalists for a proficiency award. Mariah Fox and Derek Stimpson are among only four finalists across the nation to continue competing in respective categories. Both advance to the stage of the National FFA Convention in October. Mariah Fox of Galt competes in agricultural communications. Derek […]

Chillicothe FFA Members attend conference in Washington

Chillicothe FFA members attend conference in Washinton, D.C.

Thousands of FFA members from throughout the country are converging on Washington, D.C., this summer to evaluate their personal skills and interests, develop leadership talent and create service plans that will make a difference in their communities. More than 2,300 students are registered for the 2017 Washington Leadership Conference, the second-largest student experience that the […]

Chillicothe FFA Members attend state leadership camp

Chillicothe FFA members attend State Leadership Camp

Fourteen members of the Chillicothe FFA Chapter attended the State FFA Leadership Camp from June 12 – 16, 2017. The camp sponsored by the Missouri FFA Association was held at Camp Rising Sun located within the Lake of the Ozarks State Park. The Institute provided leadership training for over 1200 high school students who are […]

Chillicothe FFA Members meet at Schaffer Park

Chillicothe FFA Chapter members meet in June

The Chillicothe FFA Chapter members met for their June Meeting. The meeting was held at the Mudcat Baseball game held at Shaffer Park with 65 members in attendance having a tailgate before the game. Chillicothe FFA President Claire Shipp threw out the first pitch of the game, and Assistant 1st Vice President Macy Gutshall sang […]

Chillicothe FFA Officers attend LEAD Training

Chillicothe FFA officers attend LEAD conference

Chillicothe FFA Officer Teams recently attended the LEAD conference. Over 1200 local Chapter FFA Officers, 24 advisors and 156 chapter officers attended the annual LEAD training. The LEAD (Learn, Educate, Advance, and Develop) training is designed to help prepare each officer team for their term of service for the 2017-2018 school year. The officers were […]

Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day

Chillicothe FFA members attend Youth Leadership Day

At the Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day, students gain an understanding of the importance of becoming informed and involved citizens and additionally focus on the agricultural and rural issues that impact the state. The 23rd Annual Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day attracted over 400 students and chaperones from 63 counties. The day began early […]

Chillicothe FFA 2017 State Trap

Chillicothe FFA places 2nd in state trapshoot competition

More than 76,000 shots rang out from the Missouri Trapshooters Association home grounds in Linn Creek during the 30th Annual Missouri FFA and High School Trap Championship with more than 760 students from all over the state participating. “Despite the rainy weather, we saw several perfect scores and many 99s,” said Missouri Department of Conservation […]