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Ronnie Simmons
Mar 21, 2019

Final Deadline - Membership Roster - April 1, 2019

Mar 21, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

FFA Advisors, We are approaching the final opportunity to update your FFA membership roster for this school year.  Below you will find a status report for your chapter’s membership submission (as of 3:00 PM EST today).  Please review the attached report for accuracy and take any necessary actions as soon as possible.  Regardless of the color coding, if you have more members to add to your roster, please add them as soon as possible.   Membership Status Report (03.21.19).pdf Click to View ...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 21, 2019

2019 FL FFA Award Application Review

Mar 21, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Please note that registration is closing soon. If you are interested in applying, please do so by Monday, March 25th. If you know someone in industry or an alumni member who might be interested, please share this information with them. Florida FFA is seeking thirty (30) teachers, administrators, and industry professionals to participate in the judging process for the Agricultural Proficiency Award program and the National Chapter Award program.  As you know, proficiency awards recognize outs...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 20, 2019

Event Reminder: 2019 State Land Evaluation CDE

Mar 20, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Event Registration for the 2019 State Land Evaluation CDE is closing soon. A list of teams who are currently registered is included in this email. FFA Advisors, Registration 2019 State Land Evaluation CDEs is now open. The event will be held at the University of Florida – West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay on March 29, 2019. Please note that registration is only open to those teams who have participated and won their county events.  Registration closes on March 22, 2019 at ...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 19, 2019

UPDATED Event Information: 2019 State Aquaculture CDE

Mar 19, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

The incorrect Event Overview was attached to the original email sent out today- please the correct Event Overview below. Advisors, Final arrangements are being made in preparation for the 2018 State AquacultureCareer Development Event (CDE) to be held April 12, 2019 in Ruskin.   This event is only open to those teams who previously qualified for the State Event.   Attached to this email you will find the list of chapters who have qualified (top 10 middle and high school teams) and are regi...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 19, 2019

Event Information: 2019 State Aquaculture CDE

Mar 19, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors, Final arrangements are being made in preparation for the 2018 State AquacultureCareer Development Event (CDE) to be held April 12, 2019 in Ruskin.   This event is only open to those teams who previously qualified for the State Event.   Attached to this email you will find the list of chapters who have qualified (top 10 middle and high school teams) and are registered for this event.  Please be reminded that if your team is no longer planning to participate let us know by March 29t...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 14, 2019

Important: State Leadership Summit (SLS)

Mar 14, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

For those members and advisors attending State Leadership Summit this weekend at the Leadership Training Center, please review the following details: We are excited that this conference is sponsored by the Florida Cattlemen's Association As a result of our sponsorship, conference attendees will be participating in offsite agricultural tours in Okeechobee, FL where we will visit both Dairy and Beef Cattle operations.  Students and chaperones will be transported by chartered coaches.  It is...


Erin Walker
Mar 14, 2019

Employment Skills LDE: Preliminary Materials Submission Information

Mar 14, 2019 by Erin Walker

Please note that the deadline to submit materials for the Employment Skills LDE is April 15. 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 Chapter and enro...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 14, 2019

Event Registration: 2019 State Land Evaluation CDE UPDATE

Mar 14, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

FFA Advisors, Registration 2019 State Land Evaluation CDEs is now open. The event will be held at the University of Florida – West Florida Research and Education Center in Jay on March 29, 2019. Please note that registration is only open to those teams who have participated and won their county events.  Registration closes on March 22, 2019 at 5:00 PM.  Once the registration system closes no further registrations will be accommodated.   Registration must be done through the online form. T...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 13, 2019

Award Information: 2019 State FFA Degree Corrections

Mar 13, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors, All of the State Degree applications that were submitted to us have been reviewed and logged into the FL FFA Application Tracker. If there was an issue with one or more of your student's State Degree Applications you would have received an email from Emily King explaining the issue. All issues must be resolved by April 1, 2019. How to Resubmit an Update State Degree Application If the correction does not pertain to a missing signature on the cover page or the manual review sheet...


Ronnie Simmons
Mar 13, 2019

Legislative Update Regarding FFA & Agricultural Education

Mar 13, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

FFA Members, Advisors & Stakeholders, First, let me express how pleased I am with our FFA Day at the Capitol last month!  More than students and teachers from throughout Florida gathered to tell the story of FFA and Agricultural Education - and never have I been more proud of those Blue Jackets - the young people that wear them and the teachers that support them. As you know, we are fortunate to have the support of many elected officials and we are incredibly lucky to have several who are w...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 12, 2019

UPDATED Award Information: Florida FFA Alumni Awards

Mar 12, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

UPDATE: Please note that this email contains an updated version of the Outstanding Achievement Award (Outstanding Alumni Member). Florida FFA Alumni and Supporters offer several opportunities to be recognized.  Attached you will find updated applications for: Outstanding Florida FFA Alumni Member Outstanding Young Member Alumni Essay Contest Outstanding Alumni Chapter - please be sure to include all FFA chapters associated with your Alumni Chapter Gary Lee Memorial Scholarship (Alumni...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 12, 2019

2019 FL FFA Award Application Review

Mar 12, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Florida FFA is seeking thirty (30) teachers, administrators, and industry professionals to participate in the judging process for the Agricultural Proficiency Award program and the National Chapter Award program.  As you know, proficiency awards recognize outstanding student achievement in their supervised agricultural experience programs.  These programs range from production agriculture to research and development and many diverse areas in between that lead to productive careers in agricult...


Erin Walker
Mar 11, 2019

URGENT: UPDATED Membership Report

Mar 11, 2019 by Erin Walker

Sorry for the confusion-the previous list did not have all of the chapters that were affiliated listed. It should be corrected on this attachment.  Advisors- Attached to this email is the status report for your chapter’s membership submission (as of 1:30est today).  Please review the attached report for accuracy and take any necessary actions as soon as possible.  Regardless of the color coding, if you have more members to add to your roster, please add them as soon as possible. Please re...


Erin Walker
Mar 11, 2019

URGENT: Membership Report

Mar 11, 2019 by Erin Walker

Advisors- Attached to this email is the status report for your chapter’s membership submission (as of 1:30est today).  Please review the attached report for accuracy and take any necessary actions as soon as possible.  Regardless of the color coding, if you have more members to add to your roster, please add them as soon as possible. Please remember, if you collected FFA Dues from a student, it is very important that their name be placed on your roster.  Any student that has applied or will...


Hannah H Cantrell
Mar 11, 2019

MS Livestock Judging CDE Pictures

Mar 11, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

FFA Advisors, Below is a link provided by Mrs. Dee Dee Wheeler of Berry Sweet Memories that contains photos she took at the MS Livestock Judging CDE. We appreciate Mrs. Wheeler taking her time to take this photos of our members. This is a private album. In order to download pictures of your team click on the small arrow at the bottom right hand side. Don't use the the arrow beside the "buy photos" button; that will download all of the images in the album. https://berrysweetmemories.smugmug...