Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

November 8, 2013

FFA Greenhand breakfast

By Trey McCoy Reporter
The Daily Iowegian

---- — The Centerville FFA Chapter sponsored a breakfast for new members on Nov. 6. The goal is for new members to work towards their Greenhand Degree.

Greenhand FFA Degrees are given out at the chapter level. To receive a Greenhand FFA Degree, members must meet the following requirements:

n Enroll in an agricultural education program and have satisfactory plans for a Supervised Agricultural Experience.

n Learn and explain the FFA creed, mission, motto and salute.

n Describe and explain the meaning of the FFA emblem and FFA colors.

n Demonstrate an understanding of the FFA Code of Ethics and the proper use of the FFA jacket.

n Demonstrate an understanding of the history of the organization, the chapter constitution and bylaws and the chapter Program of Activities.

n Own or have access to the official FFA manual and the official FFA student handbook.