FFA: Future Farmers of America
The FFA is a national organization of Agricultural Education students. FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The opportunities that are available for FFA members include:
• Career Development Events – FFA members earn recognition by utilizing their classroom and laboratory knowledge in team and individual events.
• Degree Programs – FFA members advance in the organization by meeting rigorous standards to obtain degrees.
• Proficiency Awards – Members are recognized for success in their respective Supervised Agricultural Experience Program.
• Scholarships – FFA awards students over $2 million annually in college scholarships.
• Personal Growth Conferences – Teamwork and personal growth conferences are held each summer at the North Carolina FFA Center
• Leadership Conferences and Conventions – FFA conducts events throughout the year that promote premier leadership, personal growth and career success.
• Service Activities – Students are engaged in numerous projects and activities to serve
communities throughout North Carolina.
For more information about the FFA Student Organization, please visit the NC DPI website here.
Below are some pictures from the FFA State Truck Driving Competition from 2018/19