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Area FFA members to receive American FFA Degree at National Convention

Several young adults from area FFA chapters will be presented with their American FFA Degrees late next month in Indianapolis, Indiana at the National FFA Convention and Expo. Presentations are made to less than one percent of the overall FFA membership with the ceremony taking place on the morning of October 27th. At the 2018 National […]

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Garth Brooks announces private concert for the National FFA Organization

Garth Brooks, the reigning Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, will take the stage in Indianapolis for a private show at this year’s 91st National FFA Convention & Expo. The premier youth leadership organization dedicated to preparing members for leadership and careers in the science, business, and technology of agriculture, the National FFA Organization boasts a membership […]

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Students from Trenton, Milan, Gallatin and Chillicothe win State Proficiency Awards at convention

FFA students from Trenton, Milan, Gallatin, and Chillicothe have won state proficiency awards during the Missouri FFA Convention underway in Columbia. Mariah Fox of the Trenton chapter won first place in the category of agricultural education. Hannah Persell, also of the Trenton chapter, won first place in wildlife management. Other winners of state proficiency awards […]

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Area chapters will attend FFA Convention in Columbia

FFA members from across the state will meet in Columbia, April 19-20, at the 90th Missouri FFA Convention to honor fellow members for outstanding achievements, conduct association business, elect new officers and participate in leadership workshops. RISE is the theme for this year’s annual convention, which is expected to attract more than 8,000 students and guests […]

(L to R) Kayla Heyer and Taylor Swalley, NCMC SMSTA students recently attended the SMSTA State Convention in Columbia, Missouri.

NCMC students attend SMSTA convention

Two members of the North Central Missouri College’s SMSTA (Student Missouri State Teacher’s Association) organization, Kayla Hyer, and Taylor Swalley, recently attended the SMSTA State Convention in Columbia, Missouri. Along with attending sessions and leadership activities, Taylor also served as a state representative for the organization and helped plan the annual SMSTA state meeting this […]