Welcome to California Agricultural Education

Agricultural Education prepares students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices in the global agriculture, food, fiber, and natural resources systems.

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through Agricultural Education.
 

Ag Ed For...

Upcoming Events


April:
7 - San Joaquin State Degree EFM/WFM, Fresno
8 - San Joaquin State Degree TK, Tulare
9 - San Joaquin State Degree SEQ, Tulare
11 - Southern Region Spring Mtg, Pomona
11 - Cal Poly Pomona Field Day
16 - State Speaking Semifinals, Fresno
16 - Spring FFA Executive Meeting, Fresno
17 - State Parli Pro Finals, Fresno
18 - Fresno Field Day
18 - Clovis Wedling/ Specialty Animal Contest
18-21 - State FFA Leadership Conference, Fresno
 

Due Dates


14-15 Chapter Due Date Guide

April:     
1 - State Officer Banquet Requests Due

May:     
Varies - American Degree Applications Due
1 - GLC Staff Applications Due

 

Rigor & Inquiry-based Learning: Classroom

Agricultural Education provides students a rigorous and challenging classroom and laboratory experience that is hands on and inquiry-based, which prepares students for college and their future careers.

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Relevancy & Experience: SAE

A Supervised Agricultural Experience program gives students the opportunity to gain valuable career and technical skills in a real life setting, which is relevant to their professional goals.

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Relationships & Leadership: FFA

The National FFA Organization has over 600,000 members nationwide and develops student's relationship skills through leadership development, personal growth and career training.

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Support Ag Education: FFA Foundation

The California FFA Foundation secures financial resources for recognizing member achievements, developing student leaders and supporting the future of agricultural education.

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In the News

Mar 12 - Paso Robles FFA received a National FFA Food for All $2,500 grant to work with K-8 students and the community through garden days. Harvested food will benefit families in need.

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Explore Ag Careers

There are over 300 careers in agriculture, fiber and natural resources, most of which are high-demand and high-pay. Use this website to explore careers and jobs in Agriculture!

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State Conference

Convention planning and safety info, schedule and announcements for the 87th Annual California FFA State Leadership Conference, April 18-21, 2014 in Fresno, CA. #RO15

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CA FFA Newsletter

In the Spring Issue of California FFA News, read about highlights from MFE and ALA conferences, get the scoop on FFA chapter activities and explore the 2015 California FFA State Convention.

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