TRI COUNTY AG EDUCATION STUDENTS COMPETE AT DISTRICTS Thirty-three students enrolled in agriculture education classes at Tri County Schools competed in the District 5 Career Development Events (CDE) on March 6th. The contests . . .
STATE FFA OFFICER VISITS TRI COUNTY Nebraska State FFA Vice-President Brock Vetick visited the Tri County Chapter on Tuesday, Feb. 13th. Brock is a freshman at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln majoring in ag education. . . .
FARM CREDIT SERVICES OF AMERICA RECOGNIZES TRI COUNTY FFA CHAPTER The Tri County FFA Chapter was the recipient of a Farm Credit Services of America “Working Here Fund” grant recently. Mrs. Jessica Larsen, financial . . .
FFA MEMBERS COMPETE IN PROFICIENCY AREAS Tri County FFA members competed in the District 5 Proficiency areas on February 7th. The competition is based on the student’s Supervised Agricultural Experience programs and . . .
AG EDUCATION STUDENTS JUDGE LIVESTOCK Fifteen Tri County students enrolled in agriculture education classes competed in the District 5 Livestock Evaluation Contest on Nov. 8th. The competition was held at the York County . . .
Farmers Cooperative Donates to Local FFA Chapter (Dorchester, Neb.) – Farmers Cooperative has donated $2,500 to the Nebraska FFA Foundation to directly support local FFA programming needs. Tri County was one of six . . .
TRI COUNTY WINS DISTRICT CONTEST Twenty-one members of the Tri County FFA Chapter competed in four team events and five speaking events at the District 5 Leadership Development Events on January 17th. The competition for the . . .
RURAL SAFETY POSTER WINNERS ANNOUNCED The Tri County FFA Safety Committee recently concluded an elementary rural safety poster contest. The entries were from TC 3rd and 4th graders. Safety Committee Chairperson Alexis . . .
FFA HAS NEW SCHOOL SIGN The Tri County FFA Chapter has a new school welcome sign in the southeast corner of the school grounds. Period 8 Special Projects students Tiffany Pearson, Pete Spilker, Sophie Linnemann and Ethan . . .
CAREER TECHNICAL STUDENTS TOUR LOCAL INDUSTRIES Tri County High School Career and Technical Education students visited four area industries on November 29th. The thirty-seven students are enrolled in Agriculture Education and . . .
TRI COUNTY FFA HOSTS LEADERSHIP NIGHT The Tri County FFA Chapter hosted their fall Leadership Night on November 20th at the T.C. cafeteria. President Tiffany Pearson conducted the meeting for members, parents and . . .
FFA / FBLA BANQUET HELD A joint meeting of the Tri County FFA and FBLA Chapters was held in the evening on Tuesday, November 14 at the school cafeteria. One hundred and twenty-six members and guests attended. The . . .
LOCAL COMMUNITIES VERY GENEROUS The Tri County FFA Chapter, FBLA Chapter and the TC Student Council teamed up to conduct a community food drive on Tuesday, November 7th. The members visited residents in Plymouth, DeWitt . . .
FFA ELEMENTARY SAFETY COLORING CONTEST RESULTS ANNOUNCED Tri County FFA Safety Committee Chairperson Alexis Gerritse announced the Chapter’s elementary coloring contest results this week. The contest was open to Tri . . .
T RI COUNTY FFA ATTENDS NATIONAL CONVENTION Ten FFA members represented the Tri County Chapter at the 90th National FFA Convention October 25th to the 28th. The annual convention was held at the Indianapolis, IN Convention . . .
TC FFA HELPS WITH HARVEST BONANZA Six Tri County Ag Education students assisted with the Harvest Bonanza 2017 on October 17th at two local locations. Harvest Bonanza is an Agriculture Appreciation activity held during fall . . .
FFA/FBLA HAYRACK RIDE The Tri County FFA conducted their October monthly meeting on October 12th with 31 members present. President Tif Pearson presided. The only . . .
TRI COUNTY STUDENTS AT LAND JUDGING CONTEST Twenty-seven Tri County High School agriculture education students competed in the Southeast Area Land Judging Contest on Wednesday, October 4th. The team of . . .
LOCAL FFA HELPS AT 150 CELEBRATION Ten Tri County FFA members helped at the Nebraska 150 Celebration travel trailer October 2nd. The trailer was on display at the Gage County Fairgrounds for three days. Area elementary . . .
Ten Tri County FFA members conducted a roadside up on September 30th. The pick-up was on Highway 4 for two miles. The activity was in cooperation with the Nebraska Dept. of Roads. Helping with the environmental clean-up was . . .
FFA ANNOUNCES JUNIOR OFFICERS The Tri County FFA Chapter recently conducted an election for Junior Officers in the Chapter. Junior Officers are from the 9th and 10th grade classes. Their responsibilities include stepping . . .
TRI COUNTY’S LINNEMANN TOPS RANGE CONTEST Six Tri County High School Ag Education students competed at the Area 6 Range Management Contest in Pawnee County on September 19th. The contest was held at the Bowwood . . .
Tri County FFA Chapter Receives Grant from DuPont Pioneer Tri County FFA chapter is pleased to announce that DuPont Pioneer donated $1,500 toward the Chapter’s “Teaching Ag Sciences - A Hands-On . . .
Constellation Donates To Tri County FFA Chapter Constellation participates in the Choice Gas program in Nebraska- a program that allows homeowners, businesses, farmers , and ranchers to choose their natural gas supplier . . .
STATE FAIR SWINE SHOW The Tri County FFA was well represented at the 2017 NE State Fair Swine Show Sept. 2nd and 3rd. Freshman Logan Larson earned a blue ribbon in swine showmanship and a blue ribbon on his Poland China . . .
TRI COUNTY DAIRY PRODUCTS TEAM TAKES THIRD The Tri County Ag Education Milk Quality and Dairy Products Team brought home the third place state plaque on August 26th. The team consisted of Sophie Linnemann, Taylor . . .
TRI COUNTY FFA HOSTS AG ORIENTATION NIGHT The Tri County FFA Officers hosted an Ag Orientation Night for eighth and ninth graders on August 22nd in the TC Ag Education Department. President Tif Pearson welcomed the students and . . .
TRI COUNTY FFA HELPS AT HOMESTEAD Five members and Mr. Barnard volunteered at the Homestead National Monument on August 19th. The group assisted with the Solar Eclipse promotion by helping with youth crafts for the visitors . . .
FFA CUB CREEK FUN NIGHT Thank you FFA Officers for your work in hosting the Cub Creek annual picnic. By the Advisor’s count over 30 ag education students and two foreign exchange students attended. It . . .
LOCAL FFA BUSY AT PLYMOUTH 125th The Tri County FFA members had a busy weekend helping celebrate the Plymouth 125th Anniversary. The Chapter cooperated with the Plymouth Vet Clinic in hosting a Petting Zoo, worked the . . .
THREE EARN FFA AWARD FROM TRI COUNTY The National FFA Organization announced the 2017 American Degree recipients this week. Tri County FFA Chapter had three members earn the coveted national award. . . .
TRI COUNTY FFA HELPS AT SAFETY DAY FFA members helped make the 2017 Jefferson Co. Progressive Safety Day a success for 90 area youth. On August 2nd Tiffany Pearson, Pete Spilker, Jacob Kapke, Ethan Paxton, Kailey . . .
You can tell the area county fairs are just around the corner when groups are sprucing up the fairgrounds. Members of the Tri County FFA cooperated with the Jefferson County Fair Board and the Fairbury FFA to paint beef tie outs and . . .