Oregon FFA
  Sign-In  Register
 
 
   
   
  Welcome to Oregon FFA website. We are an agricultural science program located in Oregon, IL. Our chapter has 123 active AET student accounts and 1 teacher.  

Our students are developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

Please take a look around our site to see what's going on at Oregon FFA.

 
 
 
This is an example of when the Maple Tree starts to bud and that is the sign to pull the taps, if we continued to collect sap after the tree has budded, the sap will have a gross after taste.
Getting off of trailer and walking around Friday night at Badger Kickoff
Megan Butten was able to bring her bunny named Coco. The students were able to pet and learn about raising rabbits.
With the farmer who sponsored the memorial brown swiss calf
This is during the Ogle County Fair.  The Judge talking to me.
This is an up close photo of the taps that we hammer into the tree, we then hang the Sap Collection bags over the lip of the tap. After tapping the tree I waste no time to putting the collection bag over the tap due to how fast the sap comes out once the tree is tapped.
Here is a 1/2 Pint of Syrup looks like when finished I charge $8 per bottle.
The Ogle County Fair judge talking to me about my brown swiss
Unloading Koda in Madison WI.
Sharon Heather standing next to Cosmo and Coco the pony. Students pet and were able to learn how hard rasing ponys are
Samtha Bowers checking off students scavenger hunt papers.
Garret Moser brought a tractor so students had the opportunity to sit in a tractor and see what farmers see driving on the road.
Students are learning about solar power and the capabilities of going off the grid.
Watering Koda at Badger Kickoff Classic on arrival.
After bring my calf Tootsie home from the sale I bought her at.
In this photo It shows me hanging the blue bag in Mount Morris after tapping the tree.
Clipping Koda at Badger Kickoff Classic
 
 
  Upcoming Events:  
     
 
October 21
    Fruit Sales
October 26
    Haunted Corn Maze
October 29
    National Convention
October 31
    HALLOWEEN
November 1
    Illinois FFA Foundation Drive
November 29
    Christmas Tree Farm
January 11
    Christmas tree recycling

 
  Top News:  
   
 
Good Evening, with current weather trends, here are the current announcements for Oregon FFA members: 1. All Record Books need to be finished by January 30th at noon. Mr Nelson is printing them off starting at 12:30 for our Mock Night. 2. Please text Mr. Nelson to sign up for a time for the Chapter Proficiency Night held at Oregon High School Ag Room between 5pm-8pm in 20 min increments. 3. State Degree Candidates: Our New night to work on state degrees will be Tuesday February 5th from 3pm-7pm. 4. The Parliamentary Procedure Team needs to meet Friday February 1st during Study Hall. 5. There is a Growing Leaders Committee Meeting Friday during Study Hall to Plan FFA Week. If you want to help plan, please get a pass from Mr. Nelson or text Megan 6. If you are interested in Going to the 212 Conference Feb 8-9th in Schaumburg , please let Mr. Nelson know ASAP 7.Our Monthly Newsletter will be going out to each member and supporter by the end of the week. We will also post in on here and our Facebook Page: Oregon, Illinois FFA
Date Posted: 1/28/2019

The Leadership Team Retreat is off to a great start as we are planning for the year to come!! Stay tuned to updates and updates on the calendar! Welcome Back dinner is September 12th at 6pm!
Date Posted: 6/30/2018

 
     
 
 
  Chapter Information:  
     
 
For information about Oregon FFA , please contact:
Oregon FFA
210 S 10TH ST
Oregon, IL 61061

 
 
Powered By Subgurim(http://googlemaps.subgurim.net).Google Maps ASP.NET
 
     
   
     
     
 
         

 

 Powered by: FFANow Chapter Website System