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Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 2, 2020

2020 State Degree Applicants

Apr 2, 2020 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find attached to this email a list of State FFA Degree applicants and their application status.  If your student’s is listed as Needs Review, please review those corrections and make all necessary changes. All corrections must be made by Monday, April 20th in order for the student's application to be approved to receive their State FFA Degree this year. Students who are listed as Approved do not need to take any further action.any further action. Pay close attention to the...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 2, 2020

2020 American Degree Applicants

Apr 2, 2020 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find attached to this email a list of American FFA Degree applicants and their application status.  If your student’s is listed as Needs review, please review those corrections and make all necessary changes. All corrections must be made by Monday, April 13th in order for the student's application to be submitted to National FFA for approval. Students who are listed as Approved do not need to take any further action. Pay close attention to the community service section as ...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 1, 2020

Event Results: 2020 Agricultural Communications CDE Preliminary

Apr 1, 2020 by Hannah H Cantrell

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2020 Agricultural Communications CDE Preliminary.  The top 5 teams will advance to the state finals. As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial for (2) business days following publishing. It is the responsibility of the FFA Advisor to request and review individual team results. Any appeal must be made to the FFA Executive Secretary in writing for necessary adjustments to be made.  At the close of business on the sec...


Erin Walker
Mar 31, 2020

Employment Skills LDE: Preliminary Materials Submission Information

Mar 31, 2020 by Erin Walker

Please note that the deadline to submit materials for the Employment Skills LDE has been EXTENDED TO May 8th. Please note that all materials must be submitted using the submission form and no emailed or printed copies will be accepted.   Please find the link below to submit preliminary materials for the Employment Skills LDE. https://floridaffa.formstack.com/forms/employment_skills_lde__job_application Please remember that the participant must be an active member of a chartered Florida FFA...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 25, 2020

Update #5: Changes to Florida FFA Events & Activities (COVID-19)

Mar 25, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

Gainesville, Florida - The Florida FFA Association continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the United States, and we are committed to taking proactive steps to protect the health of our staff, our teachers, our stakeholders and the students we serve. In accordance with guidance received from multiple federal, state and local agencies, along with the Florida FFA Board of Directors and our partners at the University of Florida and other institutions, we are taking the foll...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 18, 2020

Update #4: Changes to Florida FFA Events & Activities (COVID-19)

Mar 18, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

Gainesville, Florida - The Florida FFA Association continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the United States, and we are committed to taking proactive steps to protect the health of our staff, our teachers, our stakeholders and the students we serve. In accordance with guidance received from multiple federal, state and local agencies, along with the Florida FFA Board of Directors and our partners at the University of Florida and other institutions, we are taking the foll...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 18, 2020

News Release: 2020 Stars of Florida Finalists

Mar 18, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

The Florida FFA Association recently selected 23 student members as finalists in the highly coveted “Stars of Florida” award recognition program.  This program symbolizes the highest competitive recognition for FFA members and their Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) program(s) in seven different categories.  Documents submitted by each candidate (see below) will be evaluated by committee to determine the winner in each area.  Each finalist, their family and agriculture instructor(s) wi...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 18, 2020

AgEdNet.com sharing free resources in response to the COVID-19

Mar 18, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

For teachers needing online resources due to school closures, AgEdNet.com is providing free access to their teaching resources.  Simply follow the directions below using the case sensitive login information provided to get started.  Access to these resources ends on April 30, 2020.  


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 16, 2020

UPDATED Event Results: 2020 State Floriculture CDE

Mar 16, 2020 by Hannah H Cantrell

A middle school Floriculture team was inadvertently left off the score report, please find the UPDATED Middle School Floriculture Results.  Note: This did change the top 5 teams. We apologize for this error and we appreciate your understanding during these trying times. Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2020 State Floriculture Career Development Event.   A special thanks goes to CDE Superintendent, Merry Mott and the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association for...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 16, 2020

Event Results: 2020 State Floriculture CDE

Mar 16, 2020 by Hannah H Cantrell

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2020 State Floriculture Career Development Event.   A special thanks goes to CDE Superintendent, Merry Mott and the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association for coordinating this event. We are very appreciative of FNGLA's continued support and the volunteers who gave their time to make this event possible. The tie for 2nd and 3rd place has been broke and is correctly published on results summary. As a matter of procedure, event...


Erin Walker
Mar 16, 2020

Event Results: 2020 State Nursery & Landscape CDE

Mar 16, 2020 by Erin Walker

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2020 State Nursery & Landscape Career Development Event.   A special thanks goes to CDE Superintendent, Merry Mott and the Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association for coordinating this event. We are very appreciative of FNGLA's continued support and the volunteers who gave their time to make this event possible. As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial for (2) business days following publishing. It is t...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 15, 2020

COVID-19 Preparedness Plan: Update #3

Mar 15, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

Gainesville, Florida - The Florida FFA Association continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the United States, and we are committed to taking proactive steps to protect the health of our staff, our teachers, our stakeholders and the students we serve. In accordance with guidance received from multiple federal, state and local agencies, along with our partners at the University of Florida, we are taking the following precautionary actions, effective immediately: All sta...


Erin Walker
Mar 13, 2020

Vet Assisting CDE: Postponed

Mar 13, 2020 by Erin Walker

Advisors- In an over abundance of caution, The Florida FFA Board of Directors and Staff has made the decision to POSTPONE the Vet Assisting Career Development Event scheduled for tomorrow, March 14. The status of events and activities through the month of April are still being considered. More information will be shared as soon as it is available.  FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career succ...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 12, 2020

Florida FFA COVID-19 Preparedness Plan: Update #2

Mar 12, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

Gainesville, Florida - The Florida FFA Association continues to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the United States, and we are committed to taking proactive steps to protect the health of our staff, our teachers, our stakeholders and the students we serve. In accordance with guidance received from multiple federal, state and local agencies, we are taking the following precautionary actions, effective immediately: All staff and state officer business travel will be limited b...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 12, 2020

Postponed: Area 3, District 5 Ornamental Horticulture Demonstrations (Marion County)

Mar 12, 2020 by Ronnie Simmons

The Area 3, District 5 Ornamental Horticulture Demonstration event scheduled for tomorrow in Ocala has been postponed, following guidance from the Marion County School District.   At this time, all other Florida FFA events and activities through Saturday, March 14th are proceeding as scheduled. A more comprehensive statement from Florida FFA regarding Covid-19 Preparedness will be released soon as we are evaluating the status of events and activities through the month of April.   In the me...