MARSHALL FFA was recognized as overall top chapter in the nation in the Model of Excellence with the National Chapter Award Program. This includes the entire body of work of the chapter over the year with their Program of Work.
The PARIS FFA chapter was recognized as the top chapter in the nation in the Premier Chapter-Growing Leaders Division within the National Chapter Award Program. This includes the body of work in the Growing Leaders Division of the Program of Work.
In Career Development Events, 12 of 20 teams representing Missouri received a GOLD rating. Thirteen members placed in the Top 10 Individuals in their respective CDE. Also, 47 of 74 individuals received GOLD rankings, placing them in approximately the top 10 percent of the CDE.
In the AGRISCIENCE FAIR competition, 14 out of 20 agriscience fair projects placed in the top 12 in the nation with eight of 14 receiving a gold rating and placing in the top 5 in the nation.
Missouri had 10 national finalists in PROFICIENCY AWARD AREAS. Those 10 members placed in the top four in the nation based on their work-based program.
In addition to these awards, a select group of Missouri FFA members were chosen to participate in National FFA Band, Chorus and as talent performers. Honorary American FFA Degrees were awarded to 13 recipients across the state.
Greenhand Conferences will be held across the state the week of Jan. 8, 2018. Watch for dates and locations on our website!
The Missouri State FFA officer team presents the “Living to Serve Network” again this year. Click to tune in to the radio program here.
Your Missouri State FFA officers have spent the past few months working on presentations and would love to meet with your chapter! Find out which officers are available in your area HERE.