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National FFA Organization

What is FFA?

FFA (National FFA Organization) is committed to the individual student, providing a path to career success through agricultural education. FFA connects to careers in: environmental management, food quality assurance, horticulture, and many more.

FFA’s mission is: 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.

BASIC Flyer 2019

BASIC Training Registration

2018-2019 State Officers:

Saydee Longhurst President
Harrison Jansen van Beek Vice President
Allyson King Secretary
Melanie Searle Treasurer
Caleb Johnston Sentinel
Savannah Stroebel Reporter

2018-19 Conferences:

Career Technical Student Organization Conferences Meeting Dates and Locations

Date Event Questions? Contact Location
September 16-17, 2018 BASIC South Pocatello, ID
September 23-24, 2018 BASIC Central Twin Falls, ID
September 30 – October 1, 2018 BASIC Treasure Valley Nampa, ID
October 14-15, 2018 BASIC North Lewiston, ID
October 24th – 27th, 2018 National Conference   Indianapolis, IN
January 30th, 2019 Student Day at the Legislature   Crystal Ballroom – Boise, ID
April 4th – 6th, 2019 State Conference   CSI – Twin Falls, ID
June 4th – 7th, 2019 State CDEs   U of I – Moscow, ID
June 10th – 13th, 2019 Joint Student Leadership (JSL)   Cascade, ID
August 5th – 8th, 2019 CTE Summer Conference REACH   The Riverside Hotel – Boise, ID

FFA Due Dates 2019


Need More Information?

Tammy Ackerland
CTSO Manager - FFA & HOSA, 208.429.5502

Contact Information:

FFA E-mail:
Idaho FFA Executive Director Clara-Leigh Evans,

National FFA Website

Idaho FFA Association Website