THE ADVISOR April 2022 AG EDUCATION NEWS -Recent guest speakers in the Ag Education Dept. include Miss Savannah Gerlach, NAYI Ambassador and Miss Regan Alfs, UN-L Student Teacher visiting about ag careers. . . .
THE ADVISOR March 2022 AG EDUCATION NEWS -Mrs. Annette Weise was a guest speaker for the freshman Intro. To Ag Class 2/25. The class dissected perch in preparation for the District Ag Science Class. . . .
Tri County Career Technology Education Students Compete Fourteen Tri County students enrolled in Career Technology Education classes competed in two District 5 competitions in Lincoln on Feb. 23rd. The Career Development . . .
THE ADVISOR February 2022 AG EDUCATION NEWS -The Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute will be held in Lincoln July 11-15th on UN-L’s East Campus. Applications are now available and due April . . .
Mrs. Karen Holsing Helps Ag Students Create Bud Vases Attached Photos
THE ADVISOR JANUARY 2022 AG EDUCATION NEWS - Thank you to everyone who supported the Tri County FFA Alumni Pancake Supper fundraiser on December 27th, and a special thank you to all the individuals . . .
THE ADVISOR DECEMBER 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS Thank you to the Doug & Jan Stokebrand Family for their donation of jackets and ties to the Tri County FFA Chapter this month. . . .
THE ADVISOR NOVEMBER 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS The FFA Alumni Pancake Supper Fundraiser will be held on Monday, December 27th at the TC vs. Diller/Odell boys and girls basketball games. The . . .
THE ADVISOR OCTOBER 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS - Mr. Casey Rankin, Brevant Retail Product Agronomist, spoke to the Period 3 & 4 Ag Education classes on 10/7 on the corn industry. - Nineteen 9th grade students . . .
THE ADVISOR SEPTEMBER 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS When you are listening to the Huskers games note the announcements from the Nebraska FFA and the Nebraska FFA Alumni!! Thank you to . . .
THE ADVISOR JULY 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS July is “National Grilling Month”. The average American consumes 67 pounds of beef each year!! Tri County FFA members . . .
THE ADVISOR JUNE 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS Past Tri County FFA President Alexx Malchow is the new intern at the Gage Co. Extension Office. Be sure to stop in and say “Hello”. . . .
THE ADVISOR MAY 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS Mr. Barnard hosted a Youth Quality for the Care of Animals training for the Riverview Stockmens 4-H Club on April 25th. Twenty-six youth were . . .
February 2021 THE ADVISOR AG EDUCATION NEWS Thank you Ella Crawford and Andie Koch for presenting the Connecting Chapters elementary book to Mrs. Wiegers, TC Media Specialist. Landen . . .
THE ADVISOR April 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS 2021 FFA Alumni Dates: August 9th- Summer Meeting @7:30 pm in Ag Classroom August 15th-Back to School Picnic in DeWitt City Park . . .
THE ADVISOR March 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS Ella Crawford, Hannah Holtmeier and Andie Koch were on KWBE promoting FFA Week in February. Tri County FFA member and Past Nebraska FFA State . . .
THE ADVISOR JANUARY 2021 AG EDUCATION NEWS Thank you to everyone who supported the 2020 Tri County FFA fruit/meat/ sales! FFA Seniors Landen Chapman, Logan Larson and . . .
THE ADVISOR DECEMBER 2020 AG EDUCATION NEWS Mr. Barnard will conduct a Livestock Quality Assurance training on 2/11/2021 after school and prior to PT Conferences in the Ag Classroom from . . .
THE ADVISOR NOVEMBER 2020 AG EDUCATION NEWS FFA has concessions on December 12th. All members are needed to work. The next FFA Alumni Meeting is Jan. 4, 2021 at . . .
THE ADVISOR OCTOBER 2020 AG EDUCATION NEWS -Members Nicole Vodraska, Logan Larson, Gracin Hahn, Emerson Schultis and Mya Maxwell who were members of the 2019 State Champion Dairy Products team, . . .
THE ADVISOR SEPTEMBER 2020 AG EDUCATION NEWS October Dates: Area Land Judging at Nemaha County @ 7th; State Dairy Cattle Evaluation CDE at Tri County On-line on the 10th; Connecting Chapters . . .
THE ADVISOR JULY 2020 The Advisor appreciates the opportunity of visiting the following students at their homes and/or SAE’s this month: Kaden Koch, Trevor Johnson Hannah . . .
THE ADVISOR JUNE 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS There are now 194 FFA Chapters in Nebraska. This is the most ever!! The Tri County FFA has livestock clippers, a beef blocking chute . . .
THE ADVISOR MAY 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS Please forward the Advisor May newsletter to anyone you feel may have an interest. All newsletters are posted on the school website under Agriculture dropdown. . . .
THE ADVISOR APRIL 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS Calendar Dates: 9/23 Area 6 RangeJudging @ Thayer County and State Range Judging is 9/30/2020 in Cherry County. Southeast Area Land Judging . . .
THE ADVISOR MARCH 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS Junior FFA member Landen Chapman was selected by the Nebraska FFA Association for the Badertscher “Power Your Potential Endowment Grant. He . . .
THE ADVISOR FEBRUARY 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS -Thank you FFA President Alexx Malchow and Kynlee Uher for visiting TC Elementary classes and reading books for the Connecting Chapters Program. - . . .
THE ADVISOR JANUARY 2020 AG NEWS SHORTS -Congratulations to FFA President Alexx Malchow for being named the Tri County Student of the Semester for the 2019-20 first semester!! - Thank . . .
THE ADVISOR DECEMBER 2019 AG NEWS SHORTS The Tri County FFA had a feature article in the November 2019 Norris Electric News Magazine. The Tri County Ag Education Dept. was a . . .
THE ADVISOR NOVEMBER 2019 AG NEWS SHORTS Thank you FFA Alumni for your financial contribution to the National Dairy Products team and individuals. Thank you Chris Peters and . . .
THE ADVISOR OCTOBER 2019 AG NEWS SHORTS The Tri County FFA set up a window display for the 50th Anniversary at the DeWitt Museum. Thank you for your help, Mrs. Peters! . . .
THE ADVISOR AUGUST 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS The FFA Chapter has purchased a goat clipping chute for member use. Contact Mr. Barnard to check it out for county and state . . .
THE ADVISOR JULY 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Congratulations to Emerson Schultis and Alexx Malchow for their great showing at the District 4-H Horse Contest. Alexx was the Senior . . .
THE ADVISOR JUNE 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS -Have you made your SAE visit appointment with Mr. Barnard? The Tri County has a pair of livestock stall dividers for member use. . . .
THE ADVISOR MAY 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Thank you Tiffany Pearson, Caden Kapke, Nicole Vodraska, Emerson Schultis, Emily Thravenet, Jacob Kapke, Chad Niemeier and Mr. Barnard for helping at the . . .
THE ADVISOR APRIL 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Plymouth Clean-up Day is April 27th: Members or volunteers report to the community building by 8:00 am Thank you Mrs. Barnard . . .
THE ADVISOR MARCH 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Mr Barnard and Mr. Sand took training this month to operate the CTE Department’s new plasma cam cutting unit from Linweld. Great . . .
THE ADVISOR 2019 - March AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS -- Tri County has seven candidates for the Nebraska State FFA Degree in 2019. They are Savannah Gerlach, Taylor Cammack, Evan Larson, Chad . . .
THE ADVISOR JANUARY 2019 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS -Guest speakers in the Ag Education Dept. recently were Dr. Casey Wehrman of Plymouth Vet. Clinic and Dawn VanEperen of K-9 Styling by . . .
THE ADVISOR DECEMBER 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Mark your calendar for the 2019 Saline County Fair, July 16-21 The Saline County Fair Market Beef Weigh Day is January 5, . . .
THE ADVISOR NOVEMBER 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Top growers in the fall ninth grade greenhouse corn project were 1st-Gracin Hahn, 2nd- Brevin Damrow and 3rd- Nicholas Loxterkamp. . . .
THE ADVISOR SEPTEMBER 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Tri County won the State Fair Herdsmanship trophy in the area for Goats! Great job Madison Freese. Sophomore Hannah . . .
THE ADVISOR AUGUST 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Farm Credit Services of America again provided the Official FFA Student Handbook for each agriculture education students again this year! Thank you . . .
THE ADVISOR JULY 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS The Advisor appreciates the opportunity to observe Ag Education students at their Placement and Production S.A.E.’s. So far this . . .
THE ADVISOR JUNE 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS Tri County FFA received a $91.00 form a Red Brand Fencing grant this month. Ag Education students.. Have you contacted Mr. Barnard . . .
THE ADVISOR MAY 2018 AG EDUCATION NEWS SHORTS -Thank you Vern Jantzen, Rick Crosier, Emilye Vales and Kailey Weichel for interviewing the 208-19 Chapter Officer candidates. - The . . .
THE ADVISOR APRIL 2018 Tri County FFA Attends State Convention The Tri County FFA Chapter was well represented at the 90th State FFA Convention April 4-6, 2018. The Convention theme was, “Make It . . .
AG EDUCATION 2017-18 SECOND SEMESTER Pict ures are worth a thousand words!! Enjoy agriculture education students at work!
THE ADVISOR MARCH 2018 TRI COUNTY AG EDUCATION STUDENTS COMPETE Thirty-three students enrolled in agriculture education classes at Tri County Schools competed in the District 5 Career Development Events (CDE) . . .
THE ADVISOR FEBRUARY 2018 CONNECTING CHAPTERS The Tri County FFA Chapter recently presented the school library with a book on agriculture literacy. The members are involved with the state Farm Bureau program . . .
THE ADVISOR JANUARY 2018 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 . . .
AG EDUCATION SPEAKERS / PRESENTERS The following individuals spoke to AG Education classes this quarter: Mrs. Annie Erichsen- Precision Ag; Mrs. Melissa Buehler, Nutrients for Life- Ag Sustainability; Dr. Aric Brandt- Small . . .
The Horticulture Class raised Freedom Red poinsettias this fall. The plants came in August 10 and were nurtured until Dec. 1st. The plants were given away to the students, teachers and friends. Mr. Barnard felt they were . . .
The TC Veterinary Science Class had special visitors period 5 on 12/19/17. Mr. Rick Crosier brought two of his 8-week old Golden Retrievers to class for vaccinations. Rick also shared canine registration practices, marketing and . . .
THE ADVISOR DECEMBER 2017 FFA ELEMENTARY SAFETY COLORING CONTEST RESULTS ANNOUNCED Tri County FFA Safety Committee Chairperson Alexis Gerritse announced the Chapter’s elementary coloring contest results . . .
THE ADVISOR NOVEMBER 2017 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 . . .
THE ADVISOR SEPTEMBER 2017 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 . . .
THE ADVISOR AUGUST 2017 FARMERS MARKET The Tri County FFA Chapter is hosting a Farmers Merchant in DeWitt, NE. The location is in front of the DeWitt First State Bank of Nebraska. The . . .
THE ADVISOR SUMMER 2017 FOREWORD The Advisor is a summer publication from the Tri County Agriculture Education Department. The newsletter is forwarded to current and prospective Ag Education . . .
On Tuesday, March 8th, the Tri County Agricultural Education classes were pleased to host a state FFA officer. Katie Nolles, a member of the Rock County FFA Chapter and current Nebraska FFA vice president, conducted leadership workshops . . .
2016 District FFA Leadership Skills Events
Employers commonly agree on several foundational career skills as being essential for most employees. Communication is one of these umbrella skills which employers in all fields value. The Nebraska FFA Leadership Skills Events . . .