MISSOURI — The Future Farmers of America, or FFA, is an agricultural education organization that partners with middle and high schools as well as universities to teach youth and young adults about a wide array of topics from production farming to business and entrepreneurship.
This week FFA is holding its National Convention at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Ind.
KMZU is proud to feature area FFA Chapters and their members as they go to the 91st annual FFA National Convention.
Click below to hear each of the chapter conversations, which aired on KMZU.
Braymer FFA, Hunter Heussner
Fayette FFA, Trace Chambers
Harrisonville FFA, Caroline Campbell
Higbee FFA, Destiny Switzer
Lathrop FFA, Hannah Fry
Marceline FFA, Rhiannon Niemeier
Marshall FFA, Paige Durham
Salisbury FFA, Megan Edwards
South Harrison FFA, Jesse Jennings and Kaycee Vandiver
The National Convention plays host to multiple vendors and workshops along with a rodeo, hypnotist and a concert performed by country music star Garth Brooks. Other events include presentations by special guests, luncheons and an awards ceremony.
For more information about FFA and the National Convention, visit the FFA website.