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Owl Chat: Officer Engagement & Getting the Most From your Chapter Reporter

National FFA invites you to join us for an Owl Chat session on July 16 from 1 P.M. - 2 P.M. eastern time. Topics include agricultural advocacy and literacy and getting the most from your chapter reporter. Agenda 1:00 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. Enhancing Officer Engagement   Presenter: Juleah Tolosky, Executive Director Minnesota State FFA Learn about how to engage chapter officers to enhance responsibility during their term in office. 1:30 P.M. - 2:00 P.M. - How to engage your chapter reporter effectively Presenter: Julie Woodard, Manager, Communication Services – National FFA Learn how to engage your chapter reporter to effectively [...]

By |2020-07-01T13:16:46-04:00July 16th, 2020||

Talking Points

In preparation for National Ag Day on March 21, think about how you might answer potential questions consumers have about agriculture. Riley Pagett, the director of advocacy and government relations for the National FFA Organization, provides some ideas. Is agriculture still relevant? Do farmers still exist? Now more than ever, the world needs people pursuing careers in agriculture to feed, fuel and clothe a growing population. Not only do farmers and ranchers help achieve those goals, but there are 235 unique careers in the science, business and technology sectors of agriculture. Check out for more information. Are farmers trustworthy? When [...]

By |2019-02-11T15:57:22-05:00February 4th, 2017|Ag 101, SpeakAg|