FFA Launches “FFA Today” on RFD-TV

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Abe Goolsby

Ever wanted to know more about or even be introduced to what all this organization does? Well, now you can tune in to learn on your radio! This January, FFA announced a new student-led initiative called FFA Today. Learn more about this program in the excerpt below from RFD-TV.

Student-led national television program premiered on January 7at 7 p.m. ET

[Nashville, TN] – Fresh off the tremendous success of the 91st National FFA Convention & Expo, which featured a visit from President Donald Trump and a concert by Garth Brooks, FFA announces a brand-new, student-led national television program to air on RFD-TV and The Cowboy Channel.  “FFA Today,” presented by DISH premiered on Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. ET.  The weekly program will feature students living the FFA motto of “Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, and Living to Serve.”  Each week, FFA Today, hosted by FFA members will showcase their peers’ accomplishments in the classroom, in their community, and in agribusiness.

"RFD-TV is continually seeking to produce new programming that not only serves rural America, but helps reconnect city with country at the same time."  stated Patrick Gottsch, Founder & President of RFD-TV.  "FFA TODAY is such an opportunity.  There is so much "good" going on at FFA all over the country, that a weekly news program devoted just to FFA is easily justified.  We look forward to expanding RFD-TV's relationship and support of the National FFA Organization."

Read more here.