Below is an overview of upcoming fall events. For more information, including time and location, and to sign up for events, please see Mrs. Gallagher. All sign-up sheets are in Mrs. Gallagher's classroom.
Wednesday, September 28th
World Dairy Expo
Tuesday, October 4th
Home to one of the best-known dairy cattle shows, the world's largest dairy-focused trade show, and delicious grilled cheese sandwiches, World Dairy Expo is a fun-filled learning experience!
National FFA Convention
Wednesday, October 26th - Friday, October 28th
The National FFA Convention is the annual business meeting of the National FFA Organization. Convention is attended by over 55,000 FFA members from all across the country. Over 450 colleges, businesses, and other organizations have booths at the National Convention Expo and Career Fair, and there are numerous learning opportunities on tours, workshops, etc. We will be attending leadership sessions and workshops, listening to speakers, talking to vendors at the career fair, attending a concert, as well as going on tours in the area and on the way to and from convention. This is a chance to meet people, develop leadership skills, and learn more about FFA. If you are interested, please sign up and Mrs. Gallagher will get you an application! Applications must be turned in by Tuesday, September 6th.
Section 1 Agronomy CDE
Wednesday, November 2nd
Entries due Friday, November 4th
Enter crops from your farm in the Section 1 Grain Fair! The following samples can compete: Corn, Oats, Wheat, Rye, Barley, Soybeans, Corn Silage, Other Silage, Haylage, flake of Hay, flake of Straw, Others: mixed hay, popcorn, Honey, Hemp, etc. Samples must be from CROPS. Fall gourds and fall vegetable crops are also accepted. Sign up and indicate which crop(s) you would like to submit.
Section 1 Volleyball
Friday, September 11th
Section 1 Dairy Foods CDE
Wednesday, November 16th
How well do you know your dairy products? Participate on a team in the Dairy Foods CDE! You will have a chance to compare dairy vs. non-dairy products, identify different types of cheese, determine milk defects, and more.
State Build Conference
Monday, November 21st - Tuesday, November 22nd
Greenhand Quiz Bowl
Tuesday, December 6th