Tag: Anthony Wayne FFA

Many Anthony Wayne FFA members received awards at the banquet, which was held at Nazareth Hall.

Anthony Wayne FFA holds annual banquet

On Monday, April 3rd, the Anthony Wayne FFA Chapter held their annual banquet at Nazareth Hall. At the banquet, members and guests enjoyed a delicious dinner. Following dinner, multiple members received pins to place on their jacket for their participation in CDEs (Career Development Events). Several chapter awards were presented, including: Star Greenhand member: Reegan [...]

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Anthony Wayne FFA member receives $1000 grant

Anthony Wayne FFA member Maggie Burkett recently received a $1000 grant from the National FFA Organization for her supervised agricultural experience (SAE). In her SAE, Maggie uses the manure from two horses she owns and composts it. The manure composts in large pallets that are 5’ tall and 4’ wide during the winter. When the [...]

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The Dairy Cattle Judging team Kelsey Arquette, Tayler Common, Lila Common, Patrick Miller, Claire Sample, and Mikah Arquette after competing in the D1 Dairy Cattle CDE.

Anthony Wayne FFA comptes in district Dairy Judging

On Thursday, October 13th, six Anthony Wayne FFA members competed in the District One FFA Dairy Cattle Judging Career Development Event. The members had to evaluate four classes of dairy cattle, scoring them on how well they appear to produce milk and calves. They also had to complete a written test, and evaluate pedigrees to [...]

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Anthony Wayne FFA 2016 Soil Judging

Anthony Wayne FFA competes in soil judging

Fourteen Anthony Wayne FFA members competed in the District 1 Agricultural and Urban Soil Judging CDE. The agricultural soils team consisted of Haley Schmersal, Madison King, Nicole McMullen, Dylan Stall, Kelly Rice, Morgan Fairchild, Patrick Wright, and Taylore Harman. The urban soils team consisted Kennedy Shartzer, Paige Miller, Lily Hassan, Carter Holck, Laura Caswell, and [...]

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Senator Randy Gardner met with Anthony Wayne FFA Officers Nicole McMullen, Kalie Anderson, Marleigh Kerr, and Haley Schmersal at the Ohio FFA Legislative Leadership Conference. He took the Anthony Wayne FFA members on a special trip to the Senate floor during the conference.

Anthony Wayne officers attend Ohio FFA Legislative Leadership Conference

On Wednesday September 28th, four Anthony Wayne FFA officers attended the Ohio FFA Legislative Leadership Conference. To begin the conference, several representatives from Ohio Farm Bureau taught the FFA members about lobbying, bills, and government relations. After listening to the speakers, FFA members participated in an activity that taught them about the roles of legislators [...]

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FFA members took a tour of the greenhouses and raised gardens at Sunshine.

Anthony Wayne members tour Sunshine facilities

On September 20th, several Anthony Wayne FFA members took a field trip to the Sunshine facilities in Maumee. To begin the field trip, the classes toured Sunshine’s barn and greenhouse, while learning about volunteer opportunities. After the tour, the classes split up and began different activities. The Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources II and Genetics [...]

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Six Anthony Wayne FFA members (Lila Common, Tayler Common, Josh Mattei, Patrick Miller, Kayleigh Roberts, and Nicole McMullen) participated in the livestock judging contest at the Fulton County Fair. Before the contest, they used the animals at the fair to learn more about proper evaluation.

Anthony Wayne members attend Fulton County livestock judging competition

On September 6th, six Anthony Wayne FFA members attended the Fulton County livestock judging competition at the Fulton County Fairgrounds. During the event the competitors were required to rank different species of livestock ranging from cattle to swine. They judged the animals based on their muscle quality as well as structural correctness. This event gave [...]

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Doris Disher, wife of the late Les Disher, awarded the first ever Les Disher Leadership Award to Anthony Wayne FFA member Jacob Gase.

Anthony Wayne FFA awards 1st Annual Les Disher Leadership Award

Les Disher was a man of integrity who invested a great amount of time into Anthony Wayne FFA members. He believed in agriculture and the importance of building leaders through the FFA. Everything in his life emulated an excellence leader. As a result, the Anthony Wayne FFA Chapter recently honored Disher for his service. Over [...]

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Anthony Wayne FFA members participate in the udder toss as a part of the Ag Track and Field events

Anthony Wayne FFA hold Track and Field Day

The Anthony Wayne FFA Chapter recently held their first meeting of the school year. Prior to this meeting there was a Track and Field day for students to attend. Each officer had a team and students choose which team they wanted to be on. They then competed in different activities to see who won. These [...]

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Marleigh Kerr, Whitney Short, and Karen Kerr spoke with the House of Representatives Agriculture & Rural Development Committee

Anthony Wayne FFA makes testimony at House committee meeting

The Ohio House of Representatives Agriculture & Rural Development Committee met on August 26th at the Shisler Center on the Ohio State University’s Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) campus. The committee met to hear testimonies regarding agricultural education from people across Ohio. Whitney Short, agricultural education teacher and FFA advisor at Anthony Wayne High School, was [...]

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