Tag: Buckeye Central FFA

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Ohio well-represented in National Soil Judging Contest

Several Ohio FFA chapters had a busy schedule last week with the National Land and Range Judging Contest in Oklahoma where 600 4-H and FFA members gathered. Austin Wood of the Northwestern-Wayne FFA Chapter said it was a busy one, competing in the OK state before quickly flying back for the last day of the [...]

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Buckeye Central hosts district FFA public speaking contest

On Tuesday, February 24th, Buckeye Central held the District 2 FFA Public Speaking Contest. The Public Speaking Contest is spread into several sections including extemporaneous, beginning prepared, advanced prepared, creed, and advanced creed. In the extemporaneous section, FFA students are asked to give a speech on a topic they had received 30 minutes prior.  Kelsey [...]

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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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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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Pictured L to R - Paul Heydinger, Ray Stahl, Mr. Tyler Pope, Sam Robertson, Amy Rietschlin

Buckeye Central FFA wins Farm Business Contest at Big E

Five Buckeye Central FFA members traveled to Springfield, Massachusetts over a four day period last week to compete in the National FFA’s Eastern Regional Farm Business Management Contest. The National FFA’s Eastern Regional competition includes 18 states from the North Eastern portion of the United States. Leaving on Thursday the group traveled to Stanfordville, New [...]

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L to R - Derek Kalb, Jaret Shook, Ray Stahl, Sam Robertson

Buckeye Central FFA members attend National Soils Contest in Oklahoma

In late April, Sam Robertson, Jaret Shook, Derek Kalb and Ray Stahl took flight on a journey of a lifetime as they flew to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  to take part in the National Urban Soil Judging Contest. In the Homesite Evaluation contest, a team from Indiana took first place at the contest and the Buckeye [...]

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BC FFA Group at Ohio FFA Convention

Buckeye Central FFA attends State Convention

On Friday, May 2, members of the Buckeye Central FFA Chapter traveled down to Columbus, OH for the 86th Annual Ohio FFA State Convention. The theme for the convention was Ignite FFA, following this past years National FFA Convention theme. BC FFA had three students competing for proficiency awards.  Proficiency awards are based off of [...]

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New President 2014-15 Peter Keler & Old President 2013-14 Adam McGinnis

Buckeye Central FFA holds 38th annual award banquet

The pride of the national blue and corn gold shown through at the recent 38th Annual Buckeye Central FFA Awards Banquet. The theme set for the 2014 banquet was ‘Ignite FFA’ where the members would showcase how they ignited their passion for the FFA. The banquet began with an invocation led by junior Peter Keller. [...]

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Left to right: Alex Fike, Sam Robertson, Paul Heydinger, Aaron Niedermier

Buckeye Central FFA members do well in District Job Interview

Students from the Buckeye Central FFA Chapter recently traveled to Bellevue High School to compete in the District Job Interview Contest. The Job Interview Contest is a prestigious contest that is based on the contestants social skills, resume letters and covers, and how they present themselves at the contest. Only members who got first place [...]

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