‘Pull for Youth’ Events Raise $100k for 4-H, FFA
Through several “Pull for Youth” sporting clays events held across the state, the Farm Credit Associations of North Carolina raised $103,000 for North Carolina 4-H and North Carolina FFA.
The Power of FFA
North Carolina FFA has shaped the lives of young people in our state for decades. Check out our video for a glimpse of the annual FFA Convention -- and to hear from students about why this beloved organization means so much to them.
The Big Dance
Check out this video for a peek behind the scenes of Bandys High FFA students in action at the North Carolina State Fair, under the leadership of their beloved teacher and CALS grad Shannon Vanhoy.
North Carolina FFA gets grant to improve ag education programs
The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission has awarded $180,000 to the North Carolina FFA Foundation to improve high school agricultural education programs throughout the state.
Alumnus Richard Brooks awarded Honorary American FFA Degree
CALS alum Richard Brooks recently received the Honorary American FFA Degree during the 58th annual State FFA Land Judging Career Development Event in Robeson County. The award is given to those who advance agricultural education and FFA through outstanding personal commitment.
Alumni Profile: Upon achieving a major career goal, Gwen Clark reflects on 25 years as an agriculture teacher
This year, two of her former students became the first ever from Avery County to earn the American FFA Degree.
North Carolina FFA receives major grant from Tobacco Trust Fund Commission
The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission has awarded $180,540 to the North Carolina FFA to improve high school agricultural education programs throughout the state.