Ohio FFA News

  • Three members, (left to right) Emily Knouff, Cortney Norris and Nicole Allen, qualified and competed in the district job interview contest on November 19th.
  • Anna Veterans Day Chickens
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  • Lance Reynolds - November 2014 Member of the Month for the Miami East-MVCTC FFA
Three members, (left to right) Emily Knouff, Cortney Norris and Nicole Allen, qualified and competed in the district job interview contest on November 19th.

Fort Loramie FFA members competes in Job Interview

Fort Loramie FFA members competed in the Job Interview Career Development Event recently. In the contest, students’ skills are tested through submitting a cover letter and resume, completing a job application, participating in a 15 minute interview and writing a follow-up thank you letter. Seven members competed at the sub-district event hosted by the Botkins [...]

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Anna Veterans Day Chickens

Anna FFA raises chickens for Veterans Day luncheon

In recent weeks the Animal Science classes of the Anna Agricultural Education Department have been learning to raise broiler chickens.  Students conducted feed and pen size trials over a seven week period to determine how various feed rations and pen sizes affected growth of meat chickens.  After the trials students brought the chickens they had [...]

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NT-MVCTC FFA participates in Job Interview contest

The National Trail-MVCTC FFA Chapter selected a member from each grade to participate in the Sub-District Job Interview Contest on November 12th. The Job Interview Contest is a career development event (CDE) that prepares members for interviews they might have in the future. The members who participated were, freshman: Erica Gallaher, sophomore: Weston Haws, junior: Kerstian [...]

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Lance Reynolds - November 2014 Member of the Month for the Miami East-MVCTC FFA

Reynolds selected as Miami East November Member of the Month

The November 2014 Miami East-MVCTC FFA Member of the Month is Lance Reynolds. He is the son of Melinda Caron and Chad Reynolds. He is a sophomore and second year member of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter. Reynolds recently completed in the county and district Rural Soils Career Development Event. At the county contest he [...]

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River Valley’s Faulkner receives American FFA Degree

At the 87th National FFA Convention and Expo, the River Valley FFA’s own Julya Faulkner received her American FFA Degree. Julya is a sophomore at Ohio Northern University. The American FFA Degree is the highest degree an FFA member can achieve, and only a select few have the honor of doing so. There are a [...]

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Miami Trace FFA Livestock Evaluation team makes history at nationals

The Miami Trace Livestock Evaluation team, which consisted of Caleb Penwell, Gus Mitchem, Brock Wilt, and Caroline Hughes, represented Ohio as they competed at the 87th National FFA Convention in Louisville, KY. Overall, the team finished 3rd out of 40 representing states which made them the highest placing team in Miami Trace Livestock Evaluation history. [...]

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National Proficiency winners announced

Ohio had a very impressive list of Proficiency finalists at the 2014 National FFA Convention and a great lineup of National Proficiency winners. Here they are (Photos from Ohio FFA Convention):                                                 [...]

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National Proficiency Finalists are recognized at a luncheon on Thursday

Video: Ohio’s National Proficiency Finalists

Ohio is represented by 25 National Proficiency Finalists at the 2014 National FFA Convention. The final part of the proficiency contest took place Thursday night and winners will be recognized on Friday. The Ohio Ag Net met with several of the finalists and found out more behind their in-depth Supervised Agricultural Experiences that were instrumental [...]

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A conversation with Ohio FFA President Sydney Snider at convention

The Ohio Ag Net’s Dale Minyo caught up with Ohio FFA Association President Sydney Snider on Thursday at the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky. The two covered several topics including what the Ohio state officers are trying to achieve this year and the impressive amount of proficiency finalists competing at the 2014 convention. Watch [...]

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