Alvin FFA

Weekly Update

Homecoming Mums can be ordered thru Ms. Smith and her Floral Design class until Friday Sept 25th . You can place your order by calling 281-245-2610

IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES

  • Sept 22nd District VI FFA Meeting @ 4pm at Clear Falls HS
  • Sept 24th Greenhand Camp @ 3pm-5pm in the Ag Classrooms & Ag Farm
  • Sept 26th Colorado County Livestock Judging
  • Sept 27th Float decorating @ 3pm at the Ag Farm
  • Sept 28th Homecoming Parade meet at Ag Shop @ 4pm
  • Sept 30th Community Service at Noah's Ark @ 4pm meet in the Ag Shop
  • Oct 2nd Homecoming
  • Oct 3rd Set up at the Fairgrounds for the Food Trailer and Cattle Pens
  • Oct 8th Set up of Pig Pens and Ag Mech Projects
  • Oct 9th BCFA move in
  • Oct 10th Friendswood FFA Shoot
  • Oct 17th George Ranch FFA Shoot
  • Oct 21st AISD Show Entry Deadline @ 4pm
  • Oct 22nd FFA Meeting @ 7pm
  • Oct 24th AISD show at the Boothe Ag Center in Manvel
  • Oct 29th Haunted Hay Ride at the Ag Farm

LDE & CDE PRACTICEs

  • LDE practices are being held daily after school. Remind your child to attend practices so we can advance to Area.
  • CDE practices will be starting soon.

Important Links Below

Below you will find several links that will take you to forms you might find useful.


  • Calendar
  • FFA Membership form

Major Livestock Show Information

  • If you need to buy a lamb or goat for the majors, contact Mr. Kettler.
  • Major pigs are being born now and they will cost $350 per pig this year.

REMIND 101

REMIND 101 SIGN UP


  • Text 81010 to sign up
  • You will need to put in the message which of the groups you want to be in. If you want to be in more than one group you will need to send a separate text for each group.
  • FFA reminders type: @alvinffa
  • Cattle reminders type: @alvincattl
  • Goat/Lamb reminders type: @alvinlago
  • Poultry/Rabbit reminders type: @alvinpora
  • Swine reminders type: @alvinswine

TRAP SHOOTING TEAM

  • Every Shooter needs to stop by Mr. Kettler's room and give him your contact information so he can set up a group text.


  • Practice at Greenwood Shooting Club on Sundays at 1:30


  • Friendswood FFA Shoot Saturday Oct 10th
  • George Ranch FFA Shoot Saturday Oct 17th

AG Farm

Reminders:


**Only drive and park on the driveway, please stay off the grass and out of the ditches.


1. Clean your pens daily and dispose of the waste in the spreader or dumpster

2. Pick up after yourself and your animals, this means POOP!

3. Put up Hoses, blowers, clippers, supplies when done with them.

4. Put Trash in trashcans and empty them.

3. Work your animals daily

4. Feed on a constant schedule

5. Watch your speed