Alvin FFA

Weekly Update

DECEMBER FFA MEETING

  • $10 White Elephant Gift Exchange (optional)
  • Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest (Prizes for Ugliest)
  • Chili Cook Off
Members are encourage to form a team and enter a pot of chili for the cook off. Each member who enters the cook off will get a special gift from the FFA. The top 2 teams will receive an award. Once the judging is over all the chili will be shared with the students and parents.

Superbowl BBQ Meat Sale

SALE, SALE, SALE!!!

This fundraiser is the most IMPORTANT fundraiser for the FFA Alumni as it will fund 80% of all the expense that they endure in a year, so please help your child sell the BBQ.

We will award buckles for High Selling Junior and Senior member.

IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES

  • Dec. 16th Caroling at Winchester Lodge
  • Dec. 17th FFA Meeting at 7pm ($10 White Elephant Gift Exchange)
  • Dec 19th Salvation Army Bell Ringing at Walmart 10am-8pm
  • Jan 21st Superbowl BBQ Meat Sale Orders Due

CDE PRACTICE TIMES


  • Archery Practice will be T/Th at 4:30-5:30 and W at 3-4:30
  • Livestock Judging is T/Th at 3:15-4:15
  • Horse Judging is on M/W 4:30-5:30
  • Vet Med is on M/F 3-4:15
  • Poultry T/Th 3:30
  • Entomology M/W 3:30
  • Meats ID T/W 4:30
  • Floriculture M/W 3:30
  • Milk Quality T/Th 4:30
  • Wildlife T/Th 3:30

Major Livestock Show Information

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


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

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