Trace Talk

News from Anne Clark, Principal

Locust Trace Agriscience Center


FFA News

LTAC FFA Meeting 1/14/15

The LTAC FFA met Wednesday, January 14th in both the AM and PM sessions. During the meeting, plans for FFA Week were discussed along with bumper sticker sales. Keaton Jenson presented the Regional Delegate Meeting Summary. The SAE Spotlight was on Grace Kelly this month. Committee reports were given and activities approved. The UK Ag Ambassadors were guest speakers!

Congratulations to the FFA Officers & Committee Chairs on another great meeting!

Instruction at LTAC

Advanced Ag. Power


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English 4 student reading Seabiscuit

Equine Science

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Angelique Caldwell learns how to bridle



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Making snowmen at Mary Todd

Veterinary Assisting

Check out the Veterinary Assisting Program Weebly!

Clubs at Work

Environmental Club made ornaments from recycled materials
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Science Fair 1/21/15

Students are hard at work preparing for the Locust Trace Science Fair. The Science Fair will be held on January 21st, and we are grateful to have volunteer judges from Alltech, Kentucky Farm Bureau, and UK. It’s going to be an exciting event for our students and there are many interesting projects in development. Following are some examples of what our students are researching here at Locust Trace:

  • · The effects of various odors on concentration
  • · Methods to reduce bacterial growth in animal food bowls
  • · Comparing the concentration of vitamin C in various brands of orange juice
  • · The most effective way to attract deer through feed presentation
  • · How to develop more fire retardant wood structures such a barns

LTAC Scenes

Upcoming Events

January 21
  • Science Fair, Locust Trace

January 24

  • Roughstock Rodeo, KY Horse Park, 7:30 pm
January 26
  • Board of Education Meeting, IAKSS, 6 pm

January 27

  • Open House, Locust Trace, 4 pm to 7 pm
February 7
  • District Science Fair, Tates Creek HS
February 10
  • Leadership Day in Frankfort
February 11
  • FFA Meeting
February 12
  • Ag Mechanics classes to Farm Machinery Show
February 13
  • Local FFA Speech Contest
  • Movie Night
February 17
  • Drivers Education Simulator Course
  • FFA Alumni Meeting
February 21-28
  • National FFA Week

We are the Wolves!