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​ Kristy Meyer
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National FFA Organization
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2013 Press Releases

November 20, 2017

National FFA Foundation Announces Appointments to Sponsors’ Board

October 28, 2017

2017-18 National FFA Officer Team Elected at 90th National FFA Convention & Expo

More Than 67,000 Attend 2017 National FFA Convention & Expo

September 21, 2017

CHS Foundation Strengthens Partnership with the National FFA Organization

September 6, 2017

Four Sponsors to be Honored at National FFA Convention & Expo in October

National FFA Organization Names VIP Award Recipients

August 28, 2017

National FFA Organization Thanks John Deere for 74 Years of Support

August 10, 2017

Bekaert Partners with National FFA Organization

July 21, 2017

National FFA Organization Names 2017 American Star Award Finalists

July 12, 2017

American Farm Bureau Federation and National FFA Organization to Work Together to Share the Story of Agricultural Education

June 14, 2017

Perdue Farms Partners with National FFA Organization

June 13, 2017

FFA Award Winners Tour Ireland, Gain Perspective on Global Agriculture

National FFA Organization Names 2017 New Century Farmers

June 5, 2017

National FFA Organization’s Washington Leadership Conference Instills Importance of Growth, Leadership, Community Service

May 10, 2017

BASF Strengthens Partnership with National FFA Organization

April 27, 2017

National FFA Organization Awards More Than $2.7 Million in Scholarships

March 20, 2017

Rabo AgriFinance Strengthens Partnership with National FFA Organization

February 27, 2017

Pennsylvania Ag Secretary Celebrates National FFA Day with Rollout of New Career Resources

February 16, 2017

FFA Week

January 18, 2017

FFA Members Return from Educational, Cultural Experience in South Africa

November 15, 2016

CHS Foundation Makes Significant Investment in State Teach Ag Results (STAR) Program

November 4, 2016

Alaska FFA Wins 2016 Hunger Heroes Challenge

October 31, 2016

ADM Gives Back to National FFA Organization

October 22, 2016

2016-17 National FFA Officer Team Elected at 89th National FFA Convention & Expo

October 13, 2016

More than 60,000 Expected in Indianapolis Oct. 19-22 for 2016 National FFA Convention & Expo

October 6, 2016

National FFA Organization Announces Record Student Membership of Nearly 650,000

September 6, 2016

National FFA Organization Awards 42 FFA Chapters Environmental and Emergency Preparedness Grants Funded by CSX

September 1, 2016

U.S. Poultry and Egg Association Honored for Partnership with FFA

National FFA Organization Honors Retired CEO

National FFA Organization Honors FFA Alumnus

National FFA Organization Honors Louisiana Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Kentucky Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Illinois Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Kansas Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Michigan Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Texas Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Oregon Resident

National FFA Organization Honors Retired Executive Director of CHS

National FFA Organization Honors Michigan Resident

National FFA Organization Honors John Deere Senior Vice President

National FFA Organization Honors Texas Resident

National FFA Organization Honors New Hampshire Resident

National FFA Organization Honors President of Top Hand Consulting

National FFA Organization Honors President of Pioneer Equipment

August 29,2016

Merck Animal Health Strengthens Partnership with National FFA Organization

August 16, 2016

National FFA Organization, Discovery Education and AgCareers.com Join Forces to Introduce Students to Careers in Agriculture

August 15, 2016

National FFA Organization partners with Meredith Agrimedia to relaunch member publication

July 25, 2016

National FFA Organization Names 2016 Star Finalists

July 6, 2016

National FFA Organization Names 2016 New Century Farmers

June 30, 2016

Iowa Educator Named to the National FFA Board of Directors

Kansas Educator Named to the National FFA Board of Directors

June 22, 2016

FFA Award Winners Tour Costa Rica, Gain Perspective on Global Agriculture

June 16, 2016

National FFA Organization’s Washington Leadership Conference Instills Importance of Growth, Leadership, Community Service

June 14, 2016

National FFA Foundation Creates Endowment to Honor Retiring CEO W. Dwight Armstrong

May 13, 2016

FFA Advisors and Chapters Recognized for Agricultural Advocacy Efforts

May 11, 2016

National FFA Organization and National FFA Foundation Name Mark Poeschl Chief Executive Officer

May 6, 2016

National FFA Organization Awards More Than $2.6 million in Scholarships

April 30, 2016

National FFA Organization Receives Three-Year Grant of $1.5 Million from Lilly Endowment

April 12, 2016

FFA Member Celebrated at 2016 White House Science Fair

March 3, 2016

FFA Helps Members Ease Hunger in Local Communities through Recent Grants

February 19, 2016

NAMA Honors W. Dwight Armstrong, Ph.D., National FFA Organization, with 2016 Agribusiness Leader of the Year Award

February 18, 2016

Students Across the Country to Celebrate FFA Week

February 10, 2016

February is Career and Technical Education Month

January 27, 2016

John Deere Strengthens Partnership with National FFA Organization

January 21, 2016

FFA Members Return from Educational, Cultural Experience in South Africa

December 17th, 2015

National FFA CEO W. Dwight Armstrong to Retire

November 30th, 2015

National FFA Organization and National FFA Foundation Join the #GivingTuesday Movement to Encourage Spending with a Purpose

November 17th, 2015

National FFA Foundation Announces Appointments to Sponsors' Board

National FFA Foundation Announces Appointments to Individual Giving Council

October 31st, 2015

National FFA Organization Selects 2015-16 Officers to Conclude 88th National FFA Convention & Expo

September 30th, 2015

More than 60,000 Expected to Converge on Louisville Oct. 28-31 for 2015 National FFA Convention & Expo

September 25th, 2015

National FFA Organization membership sets record of 629,367 students

September 21st, 2015

National FFA Organization awards 80 chapters environmental and natural disaster/emergency preparedness grants funded by CSX and Bayer

September 16th, 2015

National FFA Organization Names Director of Government and Nonprofit Relations

August 31st, 2015

California Member Receives 1,000th Blue Jacket through FFA Program Give the Gift of Blue

August 28th, 2015

National FFA Organization Names California Resident 2015 American Star in Agriscience Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Kingfisher, Oklahoma Resident 2015 American Star in Agriscience Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Texas Resident 2015 American Star in Agriscience Finalist

National FFA Organization Names North Dakota Resident 2015 American Star in Agriscience Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Wisconsin Resident 2015 American Star in Agricultural Placement Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Texas Resident 2015 American Star in Agricultural Placement Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Missouri Resident 2015 American Star in Agribusiness Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Texas Resident 2015 American Star Farmer Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Nebraska Resident 2015 American Star Farmer Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Ohio Resident 2015 American Star Farmer Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Ohio Resident 2015 American Star in Agricultural Placement Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Wisconsin Resident 2015 American Star in Agribusiness Finalist

National FFA Organization Names West Virginia Resident 2015 American Star in Agricultural Placement Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Missouri Resident 2015 American Star Farmer Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Burlington, Oklahoma Resident 2015 American Star in Agribusiness Finalist

National FFA Organization Names Oklahoma Resident 2015 American Star in Agribusiness Finalist

July 24, 2015

National FFA Organization Names 2015 American Star Finalists

July 21, 2015

FFA + CSX Team Up To Hit the Track at the Brickyard

July 15, 2015

National FFA Organization Announces National Convention and Expo Coming to Indianapolis 2016-2024

June 30, 2015

Presidential Scholars Program Expands to Include Career and Technical Education

June 29, 2015

West Virginia Educator Named to National FFA Board of Directors

June 29,2015

Utah Educator Named to FFA National Board of Directors

June 29, 2015

Texas Educator Named to FFA National Board of Directors

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

WLC Teaches Importance of Growth, Leadership, Community Service

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

FFA Award Winners Tour Costa Rica, Gain Perspective of Global Agriculture

Friday, June 5, 2015

Twenty Two Students Chosen to Serve as 2015 Collegiate Agriculture Ambassadors

Friday, May 1, 2015

National FFA Organization awards more than $2 million in scholarships

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Former FFA member donates money to address needs of agricultural education teachers

Friday, April 17, 2015

National FFA Organization Receives Grant from IBM

Friday, April 3, 2015

National FFA Foundation Announces Appointments to Sponsors' Board

Friday, April 3, 2015

National FFA Foundation Announces 2015 Appointments to Board of Trustees

Monday, March 23, 2015

FFA Member Celebrated at Fifth Annual White House Science Fair

Monday, March 16, 2015

FFA Student Leaders Share Message of Agriculture on Capitol Hill

Monday, February 23, 2015

Students Use National FFA Week to Share Importance of Agriculture

Monday, February 16, 2015

Nearly $330,000 in Grants Being Utilized Throughout U.S. by Local FFA Chapters to Ease Hunger in Schools, Communities

Thursday, January 29, 2015

FFA Members Return From Educational, Cultural Experience in South Africa

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

National FFA Organization and National FFA Foundation Join the #GivingTuesday Movement To Encourage Spending With A Purpose

Saturday, November 01, 2014

2014-2015 National FFA Officers Elected as 87th National FFA Convention & Expo Closes

Saturday, November 01, 2014

Ohio Student Wins 2014 Star in Agriscience Award

Saturday, November 01, 2014

Missouri Student Wins National Star in Agribusiness Award

Saturday, November 01, 2014

Oklahoma Student Wins 2014 Star Farmer Award

Saturday, November 01, 2014

West Virginia Student Wins 2014 Star in Agricultural Placement Award 

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Growth Energy Announces Multi-Year Support, Presents Workshops During 87th National FFA Convention & Expo

Thursday, October 01, 2014

RFD-TV helps FFA tell its story in a $5 million, five-year sponsorship

Thursday, October 01, 2014

More than 60,000 students to converge on Louisville Oct. 29-Nov. 1

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

National FFA Organization membership explodes to 610,240 students

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Archer Daniels Midland Company Announces Sponsorship to Support National FFA Organization Programs

Monday, July 28, 2014

National FFA Organization names 2014 American Star finalists

Friday, July 25, 2014

Former President Carter Among Those Donating FFA Jackets to Smithsonian

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

National FFA Organization names 49 individuals as 2014 New Century Farmers

Tuesday, June 11, 2014

FFA member inspired to help create a safe-water drinking well in Kenyan village

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

2 FFA members honored at today’s fourth annual White House Science Fair

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Utah FFA Association executive secretary joins board of directors

Thursday, May 14, 2014

Chief financial officer named for National FFA Organization, National FFA Foundation

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Students travel to explore International Collegiate Agricultural Leadership program

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Summer leadership conference helps FFA members identify strengths

Wednesday, March 25, 2014

Nearly $300,000 in grants utilized throughout U.S. by local FFA chapters to ease hunger

Monday, March 10, 2014

National FFA Organization partners with 8 Major League Baseball teams to raise funds

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2014

Southern State stores urge customers to support local, state, national FFA

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Philanthropic Kentucky couple provides FFA $500,000 endowment to award FFA jackets

Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

Students share importance of agriculture, agricultural education, and FFA history

Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

National FFA Foundation announces appointments to board of trustees

Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

Tractor Supply Co.'s Growing Scholars campaign encourages $1 donations

Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

National FFA members unite through matching-gift campaign

Monday, Feb. 10, 2014

National FFA Organization names National FFA Alumni Association executive director

Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014

National FFA Organization, National FFA Foundation consolidate leadership

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Joint efforts focus on the 2014 National Agriculture Education Summit in Indianapolis