FFA Buzz - October 2013
FFA explodes to 579,678 members throughout the U.S.
It’s another record membership year for FFA. More than 22,300 new students
joined FFA during the 2012-13 school year. The number of new, local FFA chapters
throughout the country has also grown to 7,570. To see our new fact sheet, click here..
FFA members serve in downtown Louisville
Mum was certainly not the word as FFA members from Kentucky and Indiana gathered
in downtown Louisville last Wednesday to plant mums and rev up excitement for
this month’s return of the 86th National FFA Convention & Expo.
Case IH pledges matching local donation for Dan Dunn painting
Dan Dunn is a celebrity speed painter who has appeared on TV with Jimmy Fallon,
Ellen DeGeneres, Carson Daly and more. His artwork is original and tremendously
creative. Now, it might just boost a local FFA chapter.
Cargill commits $520,000 to support FFA programs, initiatives
Minnesota-based Cargill has pledged more than $520,000 to support several
National FFA Organization programs and initiatives.