Little did Bill Sarpalius know his first public vote to extend FFA membership to women would lead to a lifelong career as a political servant and advocate for agriculture.
Roses are red. FFA jackets are blue. 50 years later, women wear them too.
Gay Erickson, an FFA member from New York, was one of many women who paved the way for women in FFA.
How much do you know about the impact women have had on FFA?