Otsego FFA Chapter

2016-2017

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We are taking orders for our FFA t-shirts and sweatshirts. You can choose from short and long sleeve t-shirts, hoodie and a 1/4 zip sweatshirt.

Prices:

T-shirt (short sleeve) = $12.00

T-shirt (long sleeve) = $17.00

Hoodie = $26.00

1/4 Zip = $22.00

For a 2XL add $1.00 and for an 3XL add $2.00.


Please see link below for ordering. All orders due by Jan 12th with payment.


https://goo.gl/forms/sLjQfG7A2BpvgFnt1

Parliamentary Procedure Results

The Advanced Parliamentary Procedure team members were:

Chair: Lauren Gray

Secretary Shannon Weihl

Members-Morgan Mazey, Matt Hannewald, Lucy Pullins, Seth Pullins


The team placed 2nd in the county advancing to the district contest. At the district contest, the team placed 1st overall. The team competed at the State Semifinals on December 17th.


NOVICE Parliamentary Procedure Team:

The novice team members were:

President: Trey Battin

Vice President: Amelia Pullins

Secretary: Kylie Brinkman

Treasurer: Luke West

Reporter: Joesph Di Feterici

Sentinel: Anne Glassford

Student Advisor: Ben Gray


The Novice Team placed 1st at county and placed 3rd in the district. Both teams practiced for months and did a great job!


Congratulations to both teams!

WELCOME MISS LOWDEN

Miss Lowden, a student teacher from The Ohio State University, will be with us through April 7th (spring break.) Miss Lowden is in her senior year at OSU and will be graduating this spring. She went to Van Buren High School and also attended the University of Findlay.

Citrus Sales

Thank you to everyone who sold, bought, delivered and sorted citrus. The money raised will go to paying for the Otsego FFA Banquet. THANK YOU ALL!


All money needs turned into Mrs. Ayers ASAP!

Congratulations LUCY!

Lucy competed in the State Job Interview contest on December 3rd at Ohio State. She placed 3rd in the state for Division 3 (juniors.) In the CDE (Career Development Event), she had to create a resume and cover letter, complete a job application, interview and write a follow-up letter.
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Good Luck!

Good luck to Morgan Mazey, Sydney Mazey and Hunter Smith as they compete in the National Western Stock Show in Denver during January. Their Wood County Livestock judging team earned the right to compete in the National Show. We wish you all safe travels and all the best in the competition!

FFA Evaluation DAY - JAN 20th

All American and State Degrees are due on Jan 20th. As well as Proficiency Applications. We will have work times after school Jan 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th and 18th. All must be done by Jan. 19th, so they can be at Penta by 8am on the 20th. Questions please contact Mrs. Ayers. dayers@otsegoknights.org


Don't wait to the last minute on this start working now!


All officer books (Treasurer, Secretary & Reporter are due on Feb 1st!

Officer Highlight: Aubrey Mazey, Secretary

What is your Favorite FFA Memory? My favorite FFA memory was getting my State Degree and attending conventions. I have met so many people while attending conventions and love the fact that there are lots of people out there who care about Ag just as much as I do. I was also very happy when I got my State Degree, I spent a lot of hours trying to make everything perfect so when I finally was able to walk on stage and get my degree it was a really great feeling of accomplishment.


What is one thing you cannot live without? My dogs (Hank and Iris) are definitely my favorite part of coming home from school every day because no matter what type of day I've had they are always excited to see me and that makes me feel so much better.


What are your future plans? I plan on attending The Ohio State University. I will be starting at their Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) which is Wooster, Ohio. Then my junior year I will move to the Columbus campus and finish my major there. I plan on majoring in Agricultural Communications with a minor in Animals Sciences and will be getting my Bachelor's Degree. I have an undecided career but would love to be working with an Ag Company.


Something you may not know about me: I love to read and listen to music. On the weekends you can usually find me with my nose in a book or my headphones in. I love being able to read a good book and discover new authors, same with songs and artist! My favorite part about books are its a whole world you are able to imagine in your head and everyone has their own different visual of the book. I am able to experience a whole other world in just under 300 pages and I think that's pretty amazing.

Upcoming Events...

January 12th - Money and order for FFA shirts and Official Jackets DUE

January 18th- State Degree, American Degree and Proficiency Awards DUE

January 25th - County Pulbic Speaking Contest

February 1st - District Evaluation

February 9th - District Public Speaking

February 16th - District Ag. Sales CDE

February 20th - FFA WEEK

March 1st- State Greenhand test online CDE

March 14th - District Spring CDEs Fulton Co. Fairgrounds

March 29th - FFA Banquet

Remind 101

I would like to be able to send out reminders and notifications to members, parents and supporters. If you would like to receive these follow the steps below please...


text to 81010

Message: @mrsdayer