July 31, 2020
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⟶ Updated 4 Nov 2018 ⟶
List of edits
7 Nov 2018
The National FFA Foundation was founded
Public Law 740 was passed by Congress granting the FFA a federal charter.
The National FFA organization was started and the First National FFA Convention
National Future Farmer Magazine first published.
President Eisenhower addressed the National Convention.
NFA Merged with FFA
President Nixon addressed the National Convention.
President Donald Trump addresses the Convention.
FFA Constituation was revised to include females.
National FFA Alumni Association was formed.
First former FFA member elected to U.S. presidency.
7th and 8th grades included n the FFA
First female to win the National Public Speaking Contest
Name of the National Future Farmer magazine was changed to New Horizons.
New National FFA Center opens in Indianapolis.
Stationary Threshing Machine
Hand-Powered Cotton Gin
Steam-Powered Traction Engine
No Till Planter
Straw Chopper Attachment for Combines.
Yamaha Motors USA develops the first electric power steering for ATVs.
Valmont produces the first electronic control panel that will accept GPS directions for area irrigation.
AGCO is the first agricultural equipment manufacturer to provide SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) clean air-technology engines on their tractors.
Gulf War II
Al Gore Wins Nobel Peace Prize for Work on Climate Change
Puerto Rico joined the FFA
The Wisconsin FFA Started
Henery C. Groseclose served as National Secretary
Henery C. Groseclose served as National Treasurer
First National FFA handbook created
National Blue and Corn Gold adopted as ofical FFA colors
FFV- Future Farmers of Virgina
The first National Congress of Vocational Ag students assembled for a National Livestock Judging Contest.
Official FFA CreedOfficial FFA Creed, written by E.M. Tiffany, adopted
Blue corduroy jacket adopted as Official Dress.
New Farmers of America founded in Tuskegee, Ala.
National FFA Camp and Leadership Training School
First FFA-owned National Headquarters
FFA Members Join in The War Effort
First FFA Chorus and National FFA Talent program held at national FFA convention.
The U.S. Post Office Department issued a special stamp to celebrate the 25th anniversary of FFA.
FFA sells its one-millionth FFA jacket.
The National FFA Convention is held in Louisville, Ky.
Steven Offer from Wisconsin is named the first American Star in Agriscience. Nicholas Streff from South Dakota is named the first American Star in Agricultural Placement.
FFA celebrates Latinos/Hispanics in FFA
First Lady Michelle Obama gives video greetings to attendees at the national convention and expo.
Breanna Holbert from California is the first African-American female to be elected national FFA president.
The National FFA Alumni Council becomes the National FFA Alumni and Supporters Advisory Committee.
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