-Congratulations to Tracy Weng for being elected the Mesquite FFA District Vice President. She will spend the school year serving the members of our district, which includes about 15 schools.
-FFA members traveled to Jourdanton this week for the first judging contest of the year. Our teams did well in Land Judging, receiving 3rd with Greenhands and 4th with the senior team. Top 10 individual placings were as follows: Trenton Budell- 2nd, Landon Chandler- 4th, and Ian Lockard- 5th. The Range teams were also successful with the Greenhand team placing 2nd. Top 10 individuals were Jackson Rokohl- 7th (senior team), Calvin Schumann- 3rd, and Thomas Wyatt Smith- 8th. The teams will compete at Area on October 7 in Sinton.
-The County Fair is quickly approaching. Fairgrounds clean up days will be October 10 and 17. There is an updated show schedule and auction information posted on the JWC Fair website.
-New students to the program should register with our Remind group to always stay updated on news and events. Send a text to 81010 with the message @ogffa, or join through the app with the class code @ogffa. Please limit to 1-2 people per family as we are restricted on the number of subscribers in a group. If you no longer wish to be on the list, send a message on the app requesting removal.
-Leadership Contests will be firing up soon. Talk to an Ag Teacher about which contest best fits you!
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