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Urban Meets Ag: Lincoln Students Experience and Explore Agriculture

LINCOLN, NE -- Agriculture is not just farming and ranching. That was the focus of "Ag Day" at Lincoln Southeast High School on Monday Nov. 5. The Career Academy (TCA) and Southeast Community Co... Read More

John Deere Provides Community Engagement Grant to the National FFA Organization in celebration of Deere’s 75 years of FFA sponsorship

MOLINE, Illinois (October 25, 2018) – To commemorate 75 years of partnership with the National FFA Organization, John Deere is providing a $75,000 contribution to the FFA Living to Serve Platform. The funds are in addition to the wide range of supp... Read More

More Than 65,000 Expected in Indianapolis Oct. 24-27 for 2018 National FFA Convention & Expo

INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018/National FFA Organization) – Next week, the city of Indianapolis will transform into a sea of blue jackets when the National FFA Convention & Expo kicks off for the ninety-first time. This time-honored tra... Read More

Partnership aims to boost precision ag efforts

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Officials say that a partnership between Kansas State University and a global company that provides precision agriculture technology is likely to benefit farmers in the state and across the country. Several company representati... Read More

Sorghum Checkoff and National Sorghum Producers Launch

LUBBOCK, Texas – The United Sorghum Checkoff Program (USCP) and National Sorghum Producers (NSP) launched the first installment of their joint podcast, Sorghum Smart Talk, on Oct. 8. The podcast will primarily be hosted by John Duff, renewables pro... Read More

Corporate Leaders and National FFA Announce Transformational Initiative Addressing Emergent Agricultural Challenges

INDIANAPOLIS (Monday, Oct. 8, 2018/National FFA Organization) – Top technology and agriculture companies have announced a partnership with the National FFA Organization to empower and educate nearly 670,000 FFA student members. Amazon Web Service... Read More

Topcon Agriculture Establishes Research Campus at Kansas State University

MANHATTAN — Topcon Agriculture and Kansas State University announced Thursday, Oct. 4, a comprehensive partnership. The Topcon Agriculture Research Campus in the K-State Office Park, 1880 Kimball Ave., Manhattan, will promote collaboration ... Read More