In a continuing effort of the FFA to raise awareness for raised bed gardening, four FFA members gave a demonstration at the Iowa State Fair on Tuesday. Timothy Bender, Jenna Boller, Michael Hershberger, and Michael Martens talked with many people at the fair who showed interest in their project.
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With a week that started off really hot, the day of competition felt a bit cooler. On Monday and Tuesday with the heat index over 90, it was a great time for the competitors and animals to rest and settle in. On Wednesday, the show day started with the breeding sheep and market […]
Do you know that food can grow in a raised bed? The IMS FFA has been working on getting people to see the value behind raised bed gardening. The FFA, through a Rural Youth Development grant given by the National FFA, purchased the materials to supply the Kalona Public Library with a raised bed. A […]
The themes for these weeks of Chapel intersected, and were I AM Filled and I AM Set Free… Monday: Timothy Bender introduced the weeks theme, asking students to consider what comes to mind when they think about being filled…maybe filling their gas tank or maybe eating a lot of food. Timothy challenged students to think […]
This year marked the 11th year of the Iowa Mennonite School FFA Banquet. It was a fun and informative night of celebrating agriculture and ag education. Our keynote speaker was Levi Powell. His address is recorded below as well. Thanks to all who joined us that evening. It was a wonderful meal and we are […]