73 FFA members participate in World Food Prize Global Youth Institute
Oct17

73 FFA members participate in World Food Prize Global Youth Institute

The World Food Prize hosted 160 extraordinary high school students from 24 US states and territories, as well as Canada, China, Egypt, Mexico, Morocco, and Nigeria as delegates at the 20th Anniversary Global Youth Institute, Oct. 16-18, in Des Moines, Iowa — and 73 of them are FFA members. The Global Youth Institute was started by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Dr. Norman Borlaug, and is known as one of the most unique and...

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Ohio FFA Members Raise Chickens to Support Local Abuse Shelter
Sep30

Ohio FFA Members Raise Chickens to Support Local Abuse Shelter

The Family Abuse Shelter of Miami County (Ohio) provides 24/7 support to those in the community suffering from abuse and homelessness. To perform its mission, the shelter requires assistance at every turn to help the community members. It operates solely on grants and donations. FFA members at the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter in Troy, Ohio, made helping the shelter a priority in a way they are uniquely qualified — by growing...

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2014 FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge Video Contest
Sep12

2014 FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge Video Contest

Lights, camera, action! The deadline for the FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge video contest is right around the corner — Sept. 26, to be exact! It’s to get moving for your FFA chapter’s chance to win $1,000 for raising hunger awareness! The FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge video contest is designed to inspire and motivate action that tackles hunger issues. FFA chapters nationwide — including middle school, high school...

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May Hunger Heroes Challenge Winner: Verdugo Hills FFA
Jun11

May Hunger Heroes Challenge Winner: Verdugo Hills FFA

It’s time to announce the May winner of the monthly FFA Hunger Heroes Challenge! This month’s winner is California’s Verdugo Hills FFA Chapter. Recently, FFA members from Verdugo involved thirty volunteers to quickly generate and donate 372 meals during the month. Verdugo Hills sponsored a local food bank with 15 boxes of donated canned goods. Chapter members also earned donations and used those donations along with crops they...

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Please join our “Feeding the World – Starting at Home” initiative
Mar13

Please join our “Feeding the World – Starting at Home” initiative

Hunger effects everyone. It causes suffering, creates conflict and prevents us from moving forward. As future agricultural leaders, we are uniquely positioned to make a difference and make hunger a thing of the past. Please watch this video, to learn more about how you can help end hunger with...

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