Like thousands of students across Missouri, the Brunswick FFA Chapter is gearing up for the annual state convention.  Advisor Renee Hinkebein is wrapping up her first year with what could be considered a very ambitious membership…

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As students head into the final leg of the spring contest season, Hinkebein says the kids have a lot to be proud of..

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Chelsea Manson could be considered a triple threat when it comes to the contests.  She’ll compete in the agronomy contest, fruit production proficiency and in prepared public speaking.  Manson says the theme for the contest is pretty flexible..

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Her topic “FFA, Not Just a Group of Farmers” was inspired by personal experience..

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Fellow member Rebecca Drewitz spent several hours this spring filling out the application for the Proficiency Award in Grain Production.

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She won the district contest by detailing the job she’s worked for 3 years..

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This week’s conference will be followed next month by the chapter’s annual banquet.  The local gathering will be held on the 10th of May.