On November 7, 2012, Chillicothe FFA students participated in the Area II Fall Speaking Contest in Gallatin. Madi Condron competed in the Missouri Farm Bureau Contest, Lizzie McCoy competed in the Missouri Pork Producers Contest, Lauren Haley competed in the Missouri Sheep Producers Contest, Brandon Bothwell completed in the Missouri Institute of Cooperatives, Jozie Reeter completed in the Missouri Soil and Water Conservation, and Carley Anderson competed in the Missouri Young Farmers speech contest. Madi, Lizzie, Lauren, Brandon, and Carley moved on to the district competition on November 14, 2012.
At the Northwest District Fall Speaking Contest in Cameron on November 14th, Condron, McCoy, Haley, Bothwell and Anderson competed in the district competition. Condron received first place in the Farm Bureau contest. She will compete in the state competition at the Missouri Farm Bureau Convention on December 2, 2012 in Tan-Tar-A, Missouri.