Oregon FFA History
The Oregon FFA (formerly Oregon Future Farmers of America) is the state affiliate of the National FFA Organization. The organization serves over 6000 students in 103 local chapters throughout the state.
The FFA is an integral component of Agricultural Education and develops premier leadership, personal growth and career success for its members. Oregon FFA is guided by a State Officer Team, a Board of Directors and state staff.
FFA is the practical and applied study of math, science, English, social science, and leadership through the use of agriculture education.
Since 1928, the FFA motto "Learning to do, doing to learn, earning to live, and living to serve", has embodied what FFA is now trying to expose all students to through 21st century schools.
"The Oregon FFA Association is a resource and support organization that does not select, control or supervise local chapter or individual member activities except as expressly provided for in the state FFA constitution, bylaws or policies.
The FFA is an integral part of the Agricultural Education program. To join the FFA you must be enrolled in an Ag Science Education course in your local school. Contact your school's counselor or Ag Science instructor to enroll in Ag Ed and join the FFA.