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74 past and present FFA leaders return from South Africa

· January 19, 2018

Seventy-four lucky FFA members just returned after a two-week adventure in South Africa. The past and present state FFA officers, representing 24 states, participated in the 2018 International Leadership Seminar for State Officers (ILSSO) as an annual, international opportunity through the National FFA Organization. The officers surveyed the agricultural landscape; met with government and U.S. […]

Ag education: The one profession where you gain a family

· January 12, 2018

From a young age Nick Nelson was always around FFA and agricultural teachers. It helped his father taught ag at Sutherlin High, but the Oregon native said his real attraction to the ag education profession came from the bond he witnessed among ag teachers. “The ag teachers in the Umpqua District were a very tight […]

Culver’s Thank You Farmers donated $1.7M+ to ag education

· January 9, 2018

Our youth are our future. That’s why Culver’s Thank You Farmers Project was created to make sure we have enough wholesome food to serve our growing population by supporting agricultural education programs that encourage smart farming. In 2017, the nearly 650 Culver’s restaurants in 24 states and the chain’s support center donated over $400,000 to […]

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