Dresden FFA

Dresden FFA Members Claim Top Spot at FFA Agriscience Fair
Posted on 07/20/2021
This is the image for the news article titled Dresden FFA Members Claim Top Spot at FFA Agriscience FairCora Ogg and Spencer Davis of the Dresden Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter were named the state winners in the Environmental and Natural Resource System competition at the 93rd Tennessee FFA State Convention in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. They presented on Worms on Herbicides and are now eligible to represent Tennessee at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana, this October.

The agriscience fair recognizes student researchers studying the application of science principles and emerging technologies in agricultural contexts and enterprises. Participants must conduct a scientific research project pertaining to the agriculture, food, and natural resources industries and present their findings to a panel of judges with a display and report. Students can compete in the agriscience fair in the following categories: animal systems, environmental services/natural resource systems, food products and processing systems, plant systems, power, structural, and technical systems, and social science.

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Nationally, there are 760,113 FFA members, aged 12-21. The Tennessee FFA Association is comprised of more than 26,000 members from over 220 high school chapters, 7 middle school chapters, and 8 collegiate chapters across the state of Tennessee. To learn more about FFA visit www.tnffa.org.