Missouri FFA is 25,762 members strong —and growing! FFA continues to help the next generation rise up to meet the challenges of feeding a growing population by helping its members to develop their own unique talents and explore their interests in a broad range of career pathways through their experiences in agricultural education. Today's FFA members are future biologists, chemists, veterinarians, engineers and entrepreneurs! Thanks for helping us pave the way to being tomorrow's leaders.

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Listen to WEEKLY PODCASTS on The Living to Serve Network
Week 1: Shaylee Wallace, Area 12 State VP - "Agriculture Education" - CLICK HERE TO LISTEN...
Week 2: Cole Edwards, State VP - "Opportunities in Agriculture" - Coming Soon...

FCS Financial Announces Changes to Their Scholarship Program for 2015

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., January 13, 2015 — Since 2004, FCS Financial has provided nearly $360,000 to Missouri high school seniors seeking higher education. This year, FCS Financial is pleased to announce an increase in the value of each scholarship from $1,000 to $1,500. Up to 35 scholarships will be awarded to children or grandchildren of FCS Financial members. The scholarship deadline is March 1 and recipients will be notified in April.
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Upcoming Events
Jan. 30-31 Ag Expo - Poplar Bluff
Jan. 31 Public Speaking Institute - Chillicothe
Feb. 1 National FFA Scholarship Applications DUE
Feb. 1 Missouri Agribusiness Academy Applications DUE
Feb. 1 Missouri State Fair Youth in Ag Scholarship Applications DUE
Feb. 7 MO YF/YFW State FFA Speaking Contest - Columbia
Feb. 9-10 Missouri Pork Association Pork Expo - Columbia
Feb. 10 Missouri Pork Assoc. State Speaking Finals - Columbia
Feb. 20-22 Western Farm Show - Kansas City
Feb. 21-28 National FFA Week

Missouri Ag Students Receive New Curriculum

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., September 4, 2014 — Agriculture students in Missouri high schools and junior colleges are learning from a new curriculum this school year. Funded by FCS Financial through a grant to the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), the Ag Management, Economics & Sales curriculum is the first curriculum developed as a partnership between the public and private sectors.
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Orrick FFA Working to Repair Following Tornado
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Missouri Sheep Merchandising Council American Lamb Meat Promotion 2014-15

The Missouri Sheep Merchandising Council has allotted $ 5,000 for the promotion of American Lamb. Missouri FFA and/or Missouri FCCLA Chapters are eligible to apply for a grant through the MSMC. This opportunity is available to Missouri FFA and/or Missouri FCCLA Chapters. The main objective is for Missouri youth to have the opportunity to prepare and taste lamb meat. MSMC hopes to increase lamb consumption and it all starts with our youth.

During the 2013-14 school year, 13 FCCLA and 10 FFA chapters applied for and received grants.

For more information and a funding request form, please e-mail milligansheep@hotmail.com or call 816-583-2198.


2014 Convention Media Website News releases and photos

2014 Convention CDE Results Individual and team competition results