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Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 29, 2017

Event Results: 2017 Veterinary Science CDE

Apr 29, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 State Veterinary Science Career Development Event (CDE) finals.  The event was held April 29, 2017 at Hillsborough Community College in Plant City, FL. The event was coordinated by Ms. Carrie Jo Anderson.  A special thanks to HCC for hosting the event. 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 review individual team res...


Ronnie Simmons
Apr 28, 2017

Event Results - 2017 Aquaculture Career Development Event (CDE)

Apr 28, 2017 by Ronnie Simmons

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 State Aquaculture Career Development Event (CDE) finals.  The event was held April 28, 2017 at the UF/IFAS Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory in Ruskin, Florida. The event was coordinated by Mrs. Debbie Pouder.  A special thanks to the UF/IFAS Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory faculty and staff for hosting the event. As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial for (2) business days following publishing. It is the re...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 26, 2017

Registered Teams: 2017 Conduct of Chapter Meetings LDE Preliminary

Apr 26, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

FFA Advisors, Registration for the following ONLINE Conduct of Chapter Meetings LDE preliminary is now closed.  A list of registered teams can be found below.  If your team is listed below and you are no longer planning to participate please notify Erin Walker or Hannah Huggins as soon as possible.    The online preliminary testing will be held on May 9, 2017. Your proctor will be receiving an email with further instructions the week before the exam.  If you need to change your proctor plea...


Erin Walker
Apr 25, 2017

News Release: 2017 Proficiency Award Finalists Announced

Apr 25, 2017 by Erin Walker

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 Agricultural Proficiency Award program. Nearly 300 applicants from throughout Florida submitted applications for recognition within this program. The Agricultural Proficiency Award program rewards FFA members at the local, state and national levels for exceptional accomplishments and excellence in a Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) program. These supervised programs are planned, practical activities that are conducted outsi...


Erin Walker
Apr 25, 2017

News Release: 2017 Chapter Agricultural Advocacy Award Finalists

Apr 25, 2017 by Erin Walker

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the selection of the 2017 Agriculture Advocacy Award finalists. Formerly the Food for America program, this program is designed to encourage FFA members to participate in agricultural literacy and awareness projects on the local level. The overall chapter winner will be awarded on stage during the 2nd General Session of the 89th Florida FFA State Convention on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando. One member and one advisor from ...


Erin Walker
Apr 25, 2017

News Release: 2017 State Star Finalists Announced

Apr 25, 2017 by Erin Walker

The Florida FFA Association recently selected 22 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 eight different categories. Nearly 300 applicants were considered during the selection process. Each candidate will be interviewed by a team of FFA, industry and Agriculture Education representatives to determi...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 25, 2017

News Release: 2017 National Chapter Award Finalists

Apr 25, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the selection of “Florida’s Finest” FFA Chapters.  The selection of these chapters is based upon the completion of the National Chapter Award program application.  These chapters have excelled in the areas of growing leaders, building communities and strengthening agriculture and have worked hard to fulfill the mission and vision of the FFA.  One member and one advisor from each of these chapters will be recognized on the main stage during the 2nd General Se...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 25, 2017

2017 State FFA Degree Applicants

Apr 25, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find attached to this email a list of State FFA Degree applicants and their application status. Please double check the spelling of all student’s names.  If a name is spelled incorrectly or if there is another error, please notify us as soon as possible.  This list will be used to print State FFA Degree folders and certificates. If your student’s application needs review that means there is an error with the application that must be corrected in order for our office to appr...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 25, 2017

Event Results: 2017 Tractor Operations CDE

Apr 25, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find below the results of the 2017 State Tractor Operations CDE held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 in Haines City.  Congratulations to all the teams and contestants who competed in this year's event. We are very thankful for the continued support of Mrs. Pam Walden, Tractor Operations CDE Superintendent and Mr. Walter Brown of Live Oak for providing the tractor and setting up the course. As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial for (2) business days ...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results: 2017 Ornamental Horticulture Demonstration CDE

Apr 21, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find attached the results of the 2017 State Ornamental Horticulture Demonstration CDE held on Friday, April 21, 2017 in Gainesville.  Congratulations to all the individuals who competed in this year's event. We are very thankful for the continued support of Dr. Ed Osborne, OH Demo CDE Superintendent, and the University of Florida Agricultural Education and Communication Department for their work in coordinating this event .   As a matter of procedure, event results are con...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results: 2017 Agricultural Sales CDE

Apr 21, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors - please find below the results of the 2017 State Agricultural Sales CDE held on Friday, April 21, 2017 in Gainesville.  Congratulations to all the teams and individuals who competed in this year's event. We are very thankful for the continued support of Dr. Al Wysocki, Ag Sales CDE Superintendent, and the University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences for their work in coordinating this event .   As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial fo...


Hannah H Cantrell
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results: 2017 Agricultural Communications CDE

Apr 21, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors – please see below the results of the 2017 State Agricultural Communications CDE held on Friday, April 21, 2017 in Gainesville.  Congratulations to all the teams and individuals who competed in this year's event. We are very thankful for the continued support of Dr. Ricky Telg, Agricultural Communications CDE Superintendent, and the University of Florida Agricultural Education and Communication Department for their work in coordinating this event .   As a matter of procedure, event...


Kevin Kent
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results - 2017 Farm & Agribusiness Management CDE

Apr 21, 2017 by Kevin Kent

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2017 Farm & Agribusiness Management CDE.  A special thank you goes to Dr. Dusty Bass, CDE superintendent for coordinating this year's event. 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 ma...


Kevin Kent
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results - 2017 Vegetable Evaluation CDE

Apr 21, 2017 by Kevin Kent

Florida FFA is excited to announce the results of the 2017 Vegetable Evaluation CDE.  A special thank you goes to Lynn Nobles and Kathy Otte for coordinating this year's event. 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 ...


Ronnie Simmons
Apr 21, 2017

Event Results - 2017 Agricultural Education CDE Preliminary

Apr 21, 2017 by Ronnie Simmons

Advisors - please find below the results of the 2017 Agricultural Education CDE Preliminary held on Friday, April 21, 2017 in Gainesville.  Congratulations to all the individuals who competed in this year's event and to those who will advance to the state finals. We are very thankful for the support of Dr. Grady Roberts, Ag Ed CDE Superintendent, and the University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences for their work in coordinating this event .   As a matter of procedure, ev...