Alvin FFA

Weekly Update

BCFA PIG Buying & Selection

FRIDAY MAY 20TH IS THE DEADLINE FOR GETTING PIG MONEY TO MR. KETTLER


  • Pig selection will be Sunday May 22nd at 6pm
  • Buy a bag of Linder's 632 from Evans Feed Store
  • Have sand in your pen prior to this time
  • Barn contracts need to be turned in to get your key card
  • Get pig money in ASAP

FFA Awards Banquet

THANK YOU to everyone who attended, donated, bought, helped setup, or cleaned up. Without everyone's help and dedication to the FFA this event would not have be as successful or ran as smoothly as it did. The banquet truly is a celebration of all the accomplishments our members have achieved over the year. Once again THANK YOU for all you do for our chapter and its members.

******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

IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES

  • May 19th Ag Olympics at the Ag Farm @ 4pm (Weather Pending)
  • May 22nd @6pm Pig Selection at the Bobby Verdine Ag Center
  • 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

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