Agricultural Youth Opportunities: A Journey to Future Career Success

Monday, November 5th, 2018

2017-18 National FFA Officer Team

Agriculture is one of the fastest growing industries in the United States with careers encompassing everything from computer science to biology and engineering. No matter what type of job opportunities you may be looking for, you can probably find a way to work within the field of agriculture. The National FFA Organization is one of many organizations that can be utilized to help one find their niche within agriculture. Learn more about the opportunities presented within agriculture and how you can become involved with the National FFA Organization in the excerpt below.

From ages nine to 99, the opportunities available in agriculture are endless – and ageless.

As student leaders of the National FFA Organization, there are few people who know that better than our fellow 650,000+ members and us. In a few years, we’ll fill some of the most challenging and critically important jobs that keep America fed, fueled, clothed and competitive.

FFA, or formerly known as Future Farmers of America, helps the next generation meet those challenges by helping our members to develop their unique talents and explore their interests in a broad range of agricultural career pathways. We started as a simple farm organization in 1928 but our organization has changed and evolved over time. We now represent future farmers, researchers, chemists, veterinarians, engineers, entrepreneurs and everyone in between, because agriculture today is so much more than farming alone.

Read more here.