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Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 28, 2019

FINAL REMINDER: 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDEs 

Oct 28, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Deadline Approaching: We know many of you are traveling this week for National FFA Convention so please be reminded that registration for the 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDEs closes tomorrow (Tuesday, October 29) at 5PM. Please register TODAY if you have not done so already. This email contains important information about the 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDE exams. Please read the entire email as it contains many new reminders.  FFA Advisors, Registration for the following ONLINE Career ...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 28, 2019

Conduct of Chapter Meetings and Parliamentary Procedure Discussion Topics 2019-2020

Oct 28, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Greetings all!  I know many of you are preparing to leave for the National FFA Convention but I wanted to share with you the list of discussion topics for the 2019-2020 academic year. The topics marked with a (*) are deemed appropriate for Middle School Chapters. Let me know if you have any questions. UF CALS will be in booth 2796 so come by and we can chat!   FFA Program of Activities and Events (*) School and Community Events and Involvement (*) Subsidies Food Waste (*) The Discon...


Erin Walker
Oct 25, 2019

Event Information: Tractor Driving CDE

Oct 25, 2019 by Erin Walker

The Tractor Driving Career Development Event will be in the same format it has been in the past. EVENT SCHEDULE: The event will be held in three rounds: sub-district, district and state level competitions. Each chapter may enter one participant at the sub-district level with each sub-district forwarding their winners on to the district contest. The 12 district winners are then eligible to compete in the state contest. ELIGIBILITY: The participant must be an active member of a chartered Flor...


Ronnie Simmons
Oct 22, 2019

UF Information: Ag Operations Management & Biological Engineering

Oct 22, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

FFA Advisors, We have been asked by the UF/IFAS Agricultural & Biological Engineering department to share the following information to you (to be shared with your students) regarding the following undergraduate programs: Agricultural Operations Management AOM_Flyer-2019.pdf Click to View   Biological Engineering Biological_Engineering-Flyer-2018.pdf Click to View   For more information, please contact: Raychel Rabon Marketing and Communications Specialist UF/IFAS...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 22, 2019

Deadline Approaching: 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDEs

Oct 22, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Deadline Approaching: The deadline to register to participate in the 2019 Fall Online Preliminaries is October 29, 2019. A list of currently registered teams can be found below. This email contains important information about the 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDE exams. Please read the entire email as it contains many new reminders.  FFA Advisors, Registration for the following ONLINE Career Development Event preliminaries is now open at flaffa.org:   Agricultural Education* Dairy Eval...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 22, 2019

Event Information: 2019 State Forestry CDE

Oct 22, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Congratulations to those chapters who have advanced to the State Forestry CDE to be held in Perry, FL on November 7th and 8th.  Event Registration All District winning teams are automatically registered for the state event. In the event that your team cannot attend the state finals, please notify Hannah Cantrell ASAP.  Please send the number of students and advisors/chaperones attending with your chapter to hannah.cantrell@flaffa.org by 5PM on Monday, October 28th.  This number will be use...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 22, 2019

Deadline Approaching: Agricultural Education CDE Lesson Plan Submission

Oct 22, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

Deadline Approaching: The deadline for submitting lesson plans Agricultural Education CDE is November 1st. Please be reminded that the student must submit a lesson plan AND be registered for the online preliminary in order to participate.  FFA Advisors, The due date for the lesson plan portion of the Agricultural Education CDE is quickly approaching. All lesson plans must be submitted online by November 1, 2019. There is NOT a grace period. You can find the link to upload lesson plans on th...


Erin Walker
Oct 22, 2019

Deadline Approaching: NEW Sub-District Officer Candidate Application

Oct 22, 2019 by Erin Walker

FFA Advisors & Students Seeking Sub-District Office, New this year, those students interested in seeking Sub-District Office must complete an officer application PRIOR to the Sub-District LDE Event. The application must be in the FFA Office by NOVEMBER 15th, 2019-this is a receive date and not a postmark date.  Please note that a portion of this application is completed online, but must be printed and mailed with the appropriate signatures and attachments. Once the applications have been r...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 15, 2019

Event Registration: 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDEs 

Oct 15, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

'This email contains important information about the 2019 Fall Online Preliminary CDE exams. Please read the entire email as it contains many new reminders.  FFA Advisors, Registration for the following ONLINE Career Development Event preliminaries is now open at flaffa.org:   Agricultural Education* Dairy Evaluation Food Science & Technology Environmental Science & Natural Resources  MS Horse Evaluation *The Agricultural Education online preliminary is only open to those students ...


Ronnie Simmons
Oct 8, 2019

Meeting Notice: Florida FFA Board of Directors - Quarterly Meeting

Oct 8, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

In a continued effort for inclusion and transparency in the governance of the organization, the following meeting information is being provided to FFA stakeholders.   Reminder of Next Meeting and Final Agenda As published on the Florida FFA Calendar, the next quarterly meeting of the Florida FFA Board of Directors will be Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM at the Florida FFA Headquarters in Gainesville.  In accordance with board policy, agenda items from board members, staff and stak...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 8, 2019

Event Reminder: 2019 Agricultural Education CDE

Oct 8, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

FFA Advisors, The due date for the lesson plan portion of the Agricultural Education CDE is quickly approaching. All lesson plans must be submitted online by November 1, 2019. There is NOT a grace period. You can find the link to upload lesson plans on the competitive events page of FLAFFA.org.  The lesson plan template can also be found on the competitive events page of FLAFFA.org. All lesson plans must be completed using the template. As a reminder, the theme for the 2019 Agricultural Edu...


Erin Walker
Oct 7, 2019

REMINDER:Seeking Potential Sub-District/District Hosts

Oct 7, 2019 by Erin Walker

Reminder: Application should be completed by Tuesday, October 8th at 5:00pm. Training will take place at Chapter Presidents Conference-if you have not registered for CPC, please register today! Advisors- Under the direction of the Florida FFA Association Board of Directors, we have been asked to establish an application and selection process for Sub-District and District Host. The Hosting of these events will no longer travel with whomever may be the Sub-District Chair or District Preside...


Ronnie Simmons
Oct 3, 2019

Deadline Today / Action Required: Chapter Presidents' Conference (CPC)

Oct 3, 2019 by Ronnie Simmons

FFA Advisors - today is the registration deadline for the (rescheduled) 2019 Chapter Presidents' Conference (CPC) to be held October 17-18th in Daytona.   Below is a complete list of the chapters registered for this conference.  To ensure the accuracy of our records, it is important that you check the following list.  If your chapter is not listed, you are not registered.   The registration deadline is today at 5:00 PM.   To register, visit:  https://floridaffa.formstack.com/forms/2019_cpc...


Hannah H Cantrell
Oct 2, 2019

Okeechobee FFA Alumni Tool and Citrus Judging Contest

Oct 2, 2019 by Hannah H Cantrell

The following information is being sent on behalf of Okeechobee FFA: Okeechobee FFA Alumni Tool and Citrus Judging Contest November 15th @ Okeechobee High School Ag Farm Registration - ​9am Contest - ​9:30am Registration Fee → $20 per team; $5 per individual not on team ● Includes lunch ● Due the day of contest Please see the attached flyer for details and how to register. Okeechobee FFA Alumni Tool and Citrus Judging Contest.pdf Click to View  


Erin Walker
Oct 2, 2019

FFA Membership Roster How-to-Guides

Oct 2, 2019 by Erin Walker

If you are beginning to complete your membership roster- process of actually entering student names and addresses in the National FFA online membership roster, we would like to make this process easier. We have attached some guides to assist you.  Please find these instructions attached to this email.  If you have questions or concerns, please email Erin Walker at Erin.Walker@flaffa.org Please utilize the attached step-by-step instructions to help you navigate the MyFFA platform.  The easie...