Elgin FFA attends National Convention


November 10, 2017


Elgin recognized at National FFA Convention

On October 10, 18 Elgin FFA members traveled with

FFA members from Mt. Gilead and Highland on a charter

bus to Indianapolis, Indiana. There, these members attended

the 90th National FFA Convention and Expo. On this trip,

FFA members toured Beck’s Hybrid Seeds, Fair Oaks Farms,

and the FFA Career Show. They also attended several FFA

sessions which included national officers retiring address,

motivational speakers, and honored  many people of the FFA.

This included six Elgin FFA members who attained their

American degree. These members were Haley Burbaugh,

Chloe Metcalf, Jordan Johnson, William Trihaft, Bethany Trihaft,

and Andrew Trihaft.  The American degree is the highest

degree that can be achieved by an FFA member, only one

percent of FFA members nationally receive this award.

Elgin FFA members who attended the convention had an

enjoyable and educational experience which they shared with

the Elgin FFA.


Contact Information

Elgin High School
1150 Keener Rd. South  
Marion, OH 43302

Phone: 740.223.4300  
Fax: 740.223.4310