Future Of Farming: Washington Ag Much More Than Production Ag

Lauren Stubbs, Washington FFA Vice President says farming in the 21st century is much more than working in the soil. And she noted that young people interested in AI, drones and technology will find a good fit on the farm of tomorrow. If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) […]

Stubbs: Lessons Learned From FFA Valuable Locally, Nationally

Lauren Stubbs is the 2020-2021 Washington FFA Vice President. But the accolades don’t end there for the recent Lacrosse High School grad. Earlier this year, she was one of five FFA members, nationwide, to receive the Presidential Scholars Award. Stubbs said the honor was unreal and will allow her many opportunities for growth and networking […]

Future Of Farming: Virtual Convention Has Several Benefits

The Washington FFA’s Abbie DeMeerleer talks about moving the 90th annual state convention on-line has had some noticeable advantages. Click Here for our entire conversation with DeMeerleer.  To check out the Washington FFA’s on-line convention, Click Here.

Washington FFA Postpones May Convention Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Amid coronavirus safety concerns, the Washington FFA announced this week the 90th State Convention & Expo slated for May has been postponed. While a makeup date has not been announced, FFA leadership says they are looking at early August, assuming larger gatherings are permitted at that time. FFA said components of the event will be […]

Future Of Farming: Don’t Fear Technology

The 2019-2020 Washington FFA President Awson Wheeler says the farming industry should not be hesitant to embrace technology, especially on the farm tech.       If you have a story idea for the Washington Ag Network, call (509) 547-1618, or e-mail [email protected]