At a South Carolina FFA convention, it's easy to see what's etched into the character of FFA members, even if it's not stitched with gold thread into the blue corduroy fabric of their well-known jackets.
As one of two states in the nation with both a 4-H and Future Farmers of America (FFA) team in the National Wildlife Habitat Education Program Contest (WHEP) and with both teams posting stellar scores, South Carolina’s young people made their mark on the national stage after an extended absence. For the first time in more than 20 years, South Carolina had two teams compete in the National Wildlife Habitat Education Program Contest at the Rock Springs 4-H Center in Junction City July 14-17.
Those who don't believe in perpetual motion machines have never been to a South Carolina FFA convention. The 91st annual convention of the S.C. FFA Association proved that, with all due respect to the first law of thermodynamics, energy indeed can be created. The 91st annual convention of the S.C. FFA Association drew members from all 46 South Carolina counties who share the same passion: a future in the state's largest industry.
More than 160 youth from across the Southeast competed in the 31st Annual South Carolina Junior Beef Round-Up hosted by Clemson University Aug. 4-6, 2017.
If there is one word that defines the FFA Organization, it is “opportunity.”
Agriculture is important for the South Carolina economy and the state’s youth are stepping up to have their voices heard as advocates for the agricultural industry. More than 1,000 members of the South Carolina FFA Association gathered at the South Carolina Capitol Feb. 22 for the annual Legislator Appreciation Day.
FFA members from across South Carolina gathered at the state capitol Feb. 24 for the 2016 FFA Legislators Appreciation Day. The members met with state legislators to discuss the future of the state’s agriculture industry as well as immediate needs.
CLEMSON — FFA members from across South Carolina gathered for FFA Day at the state fair in Columbia to award scholarships, officially welcome a new chapter and square off in a tractor driving skills competition. The South Carolina Association of Fairs awarded scholarships to Coltin Nobles of Barnwell High School; Trey Gardner of Manning High […]