Alvin FFA

Weekly Update

FFA Awards Banquet

  • May 12th at 6pm
  • If you need an invitation to pass out please pick one up from the Ag Office
  • Night to celebrate our awesome chapter
  • All members and their families are invited
  • Need items for the live and silent auction (Still need a few items)
  • Need help decorating and cleaning up starting at 3 pm on Thrusday

******NEW AG SHOW BARN & STALLS******

  • Grand Opening Ceremonies are set for may 24th at 10:30 am
  • Move In will begin this week!!!!!
  • Key cards will be passed out as soon as they are activated
  • Make sure to sign and return your barn contract

CHANGES HEADED OUR WAY

Mrs. Webb from Manvel will be joining our team of teachers, please welcome her when you see her.


Mr. Sechelski will be returning as our 4th Ag teacher, please welcome him back when you see him.


Mrs. Marosko will be headed out to Shadow Creek High School to start and develop the new FFA chapter for them. She will be greatly missed and we wish her the best of luck with Shadow Creek FFA. When you see her, please wish her the best of luck with her new school and thank her for her time here at Alvin.

IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES

  • May 12th FFA BANQUET AT 6PM
  • May 13th 1st BCFA Scramble Report due by 4pm
  • May 13th Area III Convention for Lone Star Degree Check
  • May 14th BCFA Heifer & Steer Validation 7-12pm
  • May 19th Ag Olympics at the Ag Farm @ 4pm
  • May 24th Bobby Verdine Ag Center Dedication at 10:30 am
  • May 27th LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

*****Major Livestock Show Information*****

CHECKS HAVE ARRIVED. CONTACT MR. KETTLER TO GET YOUR CHECK.


  • Premium Checks
  • Floored Checks
  • Thank you cards for buyers must be turned into the Ag office before checks are released.
  • List of buyers will be supplied

TRAP SHOOTING TEAM


  • Practice at Providence Plantation off FM 521 on Thursdays at 4-5:30
  • Practice at Greenwood Shooting Club off FM 2004 on Sundays at 1:30

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

AG Farm

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