Tag: Miami East-MVCTC FFA

Fair Oaks Swine Farm

Miami East-MVCTC FFA tours Gleaners Food Bank and Fair Oaks Farms

When given the opportunity to travel beyond western Ohio, 36 members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter took the challenge head-on through an educational field trip. Members traveled to Indianapolis for a tour of Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana and Fair Oaks Farm, Fair Oaks, Indiana. Gleaners Food Bank serves thousands of school children, elderly, [...]

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RYD grant awarded to Miami East-MVCTC FFA

The Miami East-MVCTC FFA chapter in Casstown, Ohio has been awarded $3,000.00 as part of the Rural Youth Development program. The nationwide program provides grant money to rural FFA chapters, in communities under 10,000, to support year-long, service-learning projects that address local needs. The Miami East-MVCTC FFA chapter was selected to participate in a special year-long [...]

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L to R Emma Linn, Makenzie Comer, Lindsey Roeth, Kelsey Kirchner

ME FFA shares in leadership activities

The Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter recently hosted a State Leadership Night for its FFA member with the theme of “Everyone Loves Everybody.”  Several members from Miami East-MVCTC FFA attended the activities.  State FFA Officers coordinated the workshops.  The FFA members enjoyed a pizza party prior to the event. Representing the Ohio FFA Association were State FFA Secretary Sydney [...]

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State FFA Degree Finalists: Front Row (L to R) Lauren Williams, Madeline Davis, Andrew Kowalak, Back Row (L to R) Tanner Church, Austin Rush, Levi Reid, Colin Gump, and Grant Hodge

Miami East participates in state FFA evaluations

The State FFA Evaluations were recently held at the Ohio FFA Center in Columbus, Ohio.  Several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in various competitions.  Members became eligible for State Evaluations by placing at District Evaluations in February. American FFA Degree – Emily Johnson, a graduate of Miami East High School, submitted an application to receive [...]

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Miami East-MVCTC Ag Sales team competes

Recently several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the State Agricultural Sales Contest held at Tolles Technical Center, Plain City.  They earned this honor because they placed in the Top 2 Teams in the District Contest in February. The Ag Sales team consisted of Rebekah Eidemiller, Lauren Williams, Olivia Edgell, and Tanner Church. The [...]

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Kelsey Kirchner pies Lindsey Roeth

Miami East-MVCTC FFA donates to Dayton’s Children’s Hospital

Recently, Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter raised and donated $450.00 to Children’s Hospital of Dayton.  The FFA raised the money through several school-wide projects during FFA Week. Activities included students’ pay-to-wear-a-hat-to-class day and Pie-In-The-Eye for the 2013-14 Chapter FFA Officer Team.  Each of the officers took a pie in the eye. Children’s Hospital of Dayton was selected [...]

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Job Interview: (l to r) Kyle Webb, Emily Beal, Haley Etherington, and Lindsey Roet

Miami East-MVCTC FFA takes part in Job Interview and Ag Sales competition

  Recently several members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the District 5 FFA Job Interview and Ag Sales Contests held at Saint Henry High School. The Job Interview Contest consists of designing a resume and cover letter, completing a job application, performing an interview, and composing a typed follow-up thank you note. [...]

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Miami East FFA grant from Monsanto

Farmer donates $2,500 to ME-MVCTC FFA via Monsanto

Mr. Jeff Knoop of Fletcher, Ohio presented $2,500 to the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter through the Monsanto America’s Farmers Grow America program through the Monsanto Fund. Mr. Bill Bower, representing Monsanto, presented the funds at an all-school assembly at Miami East High School. Monsanto America’s Farmers Grow America program allowed farmers in 1300 counties in [...]

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Front row (l to r) Isabelle Trevino, Halie Lavendar, Kasey Starrett; back row (l to r) Hannah Davis, Haleigh Maggert, Ryan Williams, Kayla Zirkle

Miami East-MVCTC FFA Public Speakers Compete

On Thursday, February 13, 7 members of the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter competed in the Sub-district Public Speaking Contest at Anna High School. Schools competing in the contest included: Covington, Botkins, Anna, Fort Loramie, Miami East, Jackson Center, and Fairlawn.  Haleigh Maggert completed in the Beginning Prepared Public Speaking Contest with her speech entitled, “Herding [...]

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ME FFA Gold Rated Officer Books

Miami East-MVCTC FFA fairs well in evaluations

The Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter recently competed in the District 5 Evaluations of the Ohio FFA Association at the Greene County Career Center in Xenia.  Several members of the chapter worked extra hard on their Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) record books to prepare their applications for awards and degrees. Three 2013-14 Chapter Officers that submitted books [...]

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