Henry Groseclose, Harry Sander, Walter Newman, and Edmund Magill Organized the Future Farmers of Virginia.
Future farmers of america was born. Colors of the FFA symbol were National Blue and Corn Gold.
1st official dress adopted in 1930 dark blue shirt, blue or white pants, blue cap, and yellow tie.
official creed Adopted in 1930 ( belief system of the FFA) 6 sentences that make 5 paragraphs kind of a poem
NFA ( new farmers of America formed)
membership rules changed so time in the Armed forces did not count against years of eligibility
Attendance was so high a Army cot hotel was set up in the convention hall because they don't have enough rooms in the hotels for everyone that shows up.
FFA is now in every state in the US.
granted the federal Charter to FFA that means it separates FFA from certain curriculums
dressing neatly and appropriately for the occasion
showing respect to others and bring courteous at all times.
Being honest and not taking unfair advantage to others, no cheating.
Respecting the property of others.
Refraining from loud, boisterous talk, swearing and other unbecoming conduct.
Demonstrating sportsmanship in the show ring, judging contests and meeting, and being modest in winning and generous in defeat.
Attend meetings promptly and respecting the opinion o
Harry S Truman Speaks at convention
New farmers of america merges with the furture farmers of america
1st ag. career show
FFA archives developed
President Nixon speaks
Camp courage ground breaking
Girls allowed to join FFA
National FFA alumni Founded
Building our american commuunities
Current offical dress standards created
1st african american to hold a national office
President gerald Ford speaks
Live on network tv
Governor Jimmy Carter speaks
Former FFA member
Furture US president
1st Female to hold national office
Alaska became 50th state to gain FFA charter
1st FFA student hand book published
Commemorative marker noting site of ffa founding unveiled in Kansas City MO
1st Extemporaneous public speaking event held
National FFA foundation raises 1 million in one year for the first time
1st female national FFA president
Ag Ed network cemputerized network to link all ffa chapters
1st public service announcement airs
first agsicence. teacher of the year award given
First national television satellite boradcast of the ffa convention
Vice - president George H.W. Bush
The name is changed
Furture farmers of america
National FFA organzation
1st 7th and 8th graders become members
Regan spoke via pre recorded message
Pals program launched
Partners in active learning support
Chapters added in 3 US territories
1st African American National President
1st H.O. Sargent Award
National FFA Center moving
Dedication of National FFA center in Indianapolis
1st Member from puerto rico
1st National Creed Speaking Event
Michael Von Winkle of Michigan wins
1st National Star in Agriscience
1st National Star in Agricultural Placement
1st Discovery degree
75th National FFA Covention
50th anniversary time capsule opened
Mohammad Ali Recongnized to honor FFA growing diversity
Officaial Dress standards updates
Allow girls to wear black pants
Removes White pants for bands and choir
1st not to speak english as a native language
1st puerto rician president
only blue will do
changes fit of jacket
Brings back original colors
1st live webcast of 77th national convention ffa.org
Seeds of hope
program to rebuild the gulf coast after katrina
rfd-tv donates 50,000
break 10million mark