RFD-TV Provides New Opportunities to Engage FFA Members

By Michael Lotspeich

LOUISVILLE – This year, RFD-TV is providing unprecedented live coverage of the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo. “We’ve been involved [with the convention] for 25 years and have broadcast the event for the last 14 years,” said RFD-TV President Patrick Gottsch.

These 30 full hours of live, gavel-to-gavel coverage follow a significant milestone in the National FFA Organization. Continue reading

Remarks: U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack at 87th National FFA Convention & Expo

Thursday morning, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack greeted FFA members at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo. Vilsack, an Iowa native, spoke during Session 1C of the nation’s largest youth gathering.

Make Your Instagram “Kernel” Count at the CSX FFA Booth

By Stacey Springob

This year at the expo, CSX is using FFA members’ Instagram photos to raise hunger awareness.  FFA members can post photos of their favorite Louisville memories on Instagram with the hashtag #EveryKernelCounts. Continue reading