Ohio FFA News

  • Winners of the annual Corn Contest were (front row, L to R) Dylan Hahn, Kira Cron, Bridey Logan, (back row, L to R) Trey Rush, Dave Wright, and Katie Bodenmiller
  • L to R - Tori Miller, Peter Keller, Austin Wurm, Makayla Aichholz, Seth Ollis, Paul Heydinger, Ray Stahl, Jaret Shook.
  • ice bucket challenge
  • Greenhand Lock-In
Winners of the annual Corn Contest were (front row, L to R) Dylan Hahn, Kira Cron, Bridey Logan, (back row, L to R) Trey Rush, Dave Wright, and Katie Bodenmiller

Miami East FFA contest proves big ears means big yields

Recently, members from the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter were challenged to participate in the annual Chapter Corn Contest. The rules of the contest were to bring in one ear of corn and earn a corn-related prize. All participants got a can of Mountain Dew soda pop because corn syrup is a major ingredient. Overall winners [...]

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Fort Recovery FFA has canoeing trip

The Fort Recovery FFA recently made a trip to the Mad River for a canoeing trip.  This event was held near Urbana, Ohio where FFA members could take a relaxing ride down the Mad River or enjoy splashing other members.  The event was organized by the FFA officers and although cool out was agreed that [...]

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L to R - Tori Miller, Peter Keller, Austin Wurm, Makayla Aichholz, Seth Ollis, Paul Heydinger, Ray Stahl, Jaret Shook.

BC FFA qualifies for national soil judging contest

On Saturday, Oct. 11 the Buckeye Central FFA attended the State Soil Judging Contest at Taft Reserve Park in Newark, Ohio. Both the Urban and Rural teams did exceptionally well at the contest with the Rural team placing 11th of 54 teams and the Urban team placing 3rd of 54 teams. “It has been a [...]

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Zane Trace’s Hoey to compete as National Proficiency Finalist

The National FFA Organization (FFA) has announced that Audrey E Hoey of the Zane Trace FFA was selected as a national finalist for the National FFA Proficiency Award in Agriscience Research Integrated Systems. Hoey is one of only four people chosen to compete for this award at the national finals held Oct. 29- Nov. 1, 2014 during the [...]

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ice bucket challenge

Logan Elm FFA completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Logan Elm FFA officer team was challenged to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge last month. Wanting to participate in raising awareness for ALS they completed the challenge and, in turn, challenged two other FFA chapter officer teams along with the Student Union at Logan Elm to complete the Ice Bucket Challenge AND donate $100 [...]

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Greenhand Lock-In

National Trail-MVCTC FFA holds ‘Greenhand Lock-In’

The National Trail-MVCTC FFA Chapter held their first annual Greenhand Lock-In this past Friday thru Saturday. The Greenhand Lock-In was a way for Freshman Ag students to learn about the chapter and our activities we have throughout the year. The members stayed all night at the school and played different leadership and communicational activities with [...]

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L to R - Front Row - Makayla Aichholz, Alex Fike, Paul Heydinger, Tori Miller
Back Row - Jaret Shook, Ray Stahl, Peter Keller, Seth Ollis, Derek Kalb, Austin Wurm

BC FFA advances to state soils contest after solid performance at districts

On Tuesday, Sept. 30, the Buckeye Central FFA excelled at the District 2 Soils Contest in Lorain County. The Rural Land Judging Team placed first out of 21 schools, and Urban Land Judgint Team placed first as a team out of 20 schools. “Our hard work has payed off,” teacher Tyler Pope said. “And it [...]

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Southeastern FFA freshmen attend conference

Four freshmen Southeastern FFA students attended the Ohio FFA Greenhand Conference held at Versailles High School to learn more about opportunities in the organization and meet other first-year FFA students from other schools. Many workshops were presented by Ohio FFA officers and Jason Wetzler, National FFA Western Region Vice President. Students were able to learn [...]

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2014 State Ag Eng Contest (2)

Miami East FFA does well in Agricultural Technical and Mechanical Systems Contest

Four members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter recently competed in the State Agricultural Technical and Mechanical Systems Finals Career Development Event at The Ohio State University in Columbus. The contest was formally known as Agricultural Engineering The team consisted of Cody Reid, Grant Hodge, Weston Hodge, and Trent Church. The team qualified for the [...]

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Trupointe hosting Grain Safety Day for area students

As harvest begins and the dangers of grain entrapments and explosions increases, now is the time to help educate youth on grain safety. Trupointe Cooperative will be sponsoring its first Grain Safety Day on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, at our Sidney grain location. High school FFA students from Sidney, Wapakoneta and Jackson Center will participate [...]

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