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Please feel free to contact Mr. James Abbas for any questions that you may have.

High School Address:

 918 4th Ave. Ackley, IA 50601


Phone: 641-847-2633

Activities Above the Local Level

The AGWSR FFA strives to offer its members with opportunities above the chapter level.  Here are a few things we have done recently.

212 Leadership Conference

We pay for any freshman or sophomore wishing to attend the 212 leadership conference.  Here Alexis, Chance, Josh, Lukas, Austin, Tryston, Joseph, Riley, Tyler, and Tanner pose during a session at 212.


National FFA Convention

The National FFA Convention is an excellent way to learn and view new things.  Here Tanner, Tori, Ryleigh, Whitanie, Liam, Joe, Riley, Sawyer, and Rachel pose at the Indianapolis Speedway.


Washington Leadership Conference

The chapter was excited to help cover the costs for five members to attend the Washington Leadership Conference.  Tanner, Trevor, Lily, Tori, Riley, Kenzie, and Josh were this years' participants.

National Soils Contest

The chapter competes in many different CDE's, here, a few of our chapter's members practice in a pit in Oklahoma City, OK at the National Land Judging competition.


Potential Activites Above the Local Level that Meet the Requirements for Your Iowa Degree

Agricultural Sales        
Agricultural Marketing Plan    
Farm Business Management    
Agricultural Mechanics      
Horse Evaluation        
Livestock Evaluation      
Meats Evaluation        
Dairy Cattle        
Dairy Cattle Handlers      
Dairy Foods        
Soils Evaluation        
Vet Science        
FFA Chapter Exh/Hall of States Disp
FFA Secretary’s Record Book    
FFA Treasurer’s Record Book    
FFA Reporter’s Scrapbook    
FFA Public Relations Chapter Award  
FFA Journalism Chapter Rep. Award  
SAE/Ag Ed Publicity Chapter Award  
Star Greenhand        
Star Farmer        
Star in Agribusiness      
Rising Star Award      
FFA Agriscience Student Award    
Greenhand Fire-up      
District Leadership Camp Chapt Officers
Other Approved Activities at District Level
Official Delegates        
FFA Conference Committees    
Auditing Committee      
Nominating  Committee      
Program of Activities  Committee    
FFA Band        
FFA Chorus        
FFA Talent        
FFA Academic Achievement    
Massing of the Flags      
FFA Courtesy Corps      
Officer Candidate        
Chapter Representative      
FFA Public Speaking      
FFA Freshman Creed Speaking    
FFA Extemporaneous Speaking    
FFA Ag Broadcasting/Journalism    
FFA Conduct of Meetings    
FFA Parliamentary Procedure    
FFA Chapter Program      
FFA Job Interview      
FFA Ag Sales Leadership      
FFA Greenhand Quiz      
FFA Experience the Action    
FFA Ag Issues and Perceptions    
FFA Agriscience Fair      

FFA Discussion Meet 

(out of school members only)

Washington Leadership Conference  
212 & 360 Conferences      
FFA International Programs    
FFA Ag Entrepreneurship Award  
FFA Agriscience Fair      
FFA Scholarship Program      
FFA Tractor Restoration      
National Band        
National Chorus        
National CDEs        
National Courtesy Corps      
National Convention Delegates    
ISF FFA Beef Show      
ISF FFA Dairy Cattle Show    
ISF FFA Dairy Goat Show    
ISF FFA Horse Show      
ISF FFA Rabbit Show      
ISF FFA Sheep Show      
ISF FFA Swine Show      
ISF FFA Showmanship Award    
ISF FFA Ag Mech. Technology Show  
ISF FFA Dem. and Working Displays
ISF FFA Floriculture Show    
ISF FFA Horticulture Show    
ISF FFA Photography Show    
ISF FFA State Exhibit      
ISF FFA Grandstand Ushers    
ISF FFA Stage Attendants    
ISF FFA Show Student Workers    
FFA Legislative Symposium    
State Leadership Conf. District Officers
Iowa Agricultural Youth Institute    
GROWMARK Essay Contest    
Proficiency Award      

Other Officially Sponsored FFA 

Activities (Activities recognized by

the District Officers as subdistrict

level or district level coordinated

and sponsored events.)