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BCIG Community School District: 712-364-3687

home of the falcons

Future farmers of America

Sponsor:  Ms. Tess Mittag   tmittag@oabcig.org

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NEWS

Soup Supper Fundraiser
    

The FFA held their annual soup supper fundraiser on Thursday, December 8, 2016. 


National FFA Convention
     
Daltyn Swanger, Bree Henningsen, Kurtis Krager, Claire Sohm, and Skylar Reis attended the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, IN on October 19-22.


FFA Harvests Test Plot
  

Afternoon ag classes got to witness the FFA plot being harvested by the FFA members.



    
The OA-BCIG FFA chapter has had a busy start to the 2016-17 school year! We kicked off the school year with many career development events such as: livestock judging in Dunlap, sub-district soil judging in Wall Lake, district livestock judging in Spencer, trap shooting in Manson, district soil judging at Sioux Center, and horse/livestock judging contests at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri. Students that participated in these events include: Elliott Bengford, Skylar Reis, Daltyn Swanger, Bree Henningsen, Ty Tollufsen, Claire Sohm, Clayton Mandernach, Jeren McKibben, Hayden Roeder, the entire Horticulture class, Corin Bower, Greysenne Meier, Amanda Gunderson, and Kenny Hausman.
 
Other events that FFA members have participated in are: Odebolt, Battle Creek, and Ida Grove summer parades, volunteered at the local food bank, 4th Grade Ag Day sponsored by Farm Bureau, tour Northwest Missouri State University’s campus and Agricultural Sciences Department, and participated at the Ida and Sac Country Fairs.


Livestock Judging
     
Daltyn Swanger, Corin Bower, Greysenne Hoefling, Bree Heningsen, Skylar Reis, Claire Sohm and Ty Tollufsen competed in the District Livestock Judging Contest on September 17 at the Clay County Fair.

 

IMPORTANT DATES

**View the OABCIG district calendar to see additional upcoming FFA events. 
 

FFA MISSION
The National FFA Organization is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.  

2016-17 Officers

Elliott Bengford - President
Bree Henningsen - Vice President
Autumn Rohlk - Secretary
Daltyn Swanger - Treasurer
Claire Sohm - Reporter
Skylar Reis - Sentinel

 

2015-16 MEMBERS


Row 1:  Clayton Mandernach, Elliott Bengford, Erin Fineran, Daltyn Swanger, Katie Knudsen, Trey Riessen
Row 2:  Hayden Roeder, Brad Heilman, Sierra Brotherson, Kenzie Neville, Jaden Uhl, Austin Shreiber, Adam Grote
Row 3:  Jeren McKibbin, Amanda Gunderson, Baylee Knop, Brenna Neville, Skylar Reis, Autumn Rohlk, Alexia Thomas, Skyler Wareham, Dalton Williamson
Row 4:  Ty Tollufsen, Trayton Oberreuter, Kurtis Krager, Bailey Ullrich, Calli Wareham, Claire Sohm, Anna VanDusen, Abby Ullrich
Row 5:  Jacob Cowlham, Dylan Hemer, Quintin Cranston, Grant Conover, Bailey Cobb, Tiffanie Rigby, Dana Wessell
Missing From Photo:  Zane Dausel, Patrick Brodersen, Ethan Uhl, Bree Henningsen, Kade Hare, Ethan Zobel, Jordyn Hedberg, McKinna Faulkenberry, Tyler Sohm, Sadie Railsback, Kenny Hausman, Michael Streed
 

Links:
Code of Ethics
Key Facts
National FFA Site
Iowa State Fair
Ida County Extension
Sac County Extension
Iowa FFA
Iowa FFA Foundation

- CONTACT INFO -

Mr. Larry Allen, Athletic Director
900 John Montgomery Drive
Ida Grove, IA  51445
712-364-3371
lallen@oabcig.org

600 South Maple
Odebolt, IA  51458
712-668-2289

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