Beyond the Barn: Records of Ribbons and Livestock Leaders

Written by: Lili Steel  Starting back in October, the San Luis Obispo High School Farm became the home to  heifers and steers, then eventually lambs and swine livestock projects. The animals were being raised by FFA students to show at the California Mid State fair. The school farm and animals serve as an extension of…

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San Luis Obispo FFA Achieves “Limitless” State Titles

Luke O’Leary Elected President  SLOHS Alumni and Texas A&M University freshmen, Luke O’Leary, was elected as the President of the California FFA Association. He will take the next year off to serve the over 86,000 students enrolled in agriculture educations across the state. Luke and the rest of the team will travel to schools giving…

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Stepping Up to FFA State Speaking Finals

On Friday, March 24th, San Luis Obispo FFA traveled to King City to compete at the regional public speaking competition. Regionals was extremely successful for SLO FFA. We have two newly elected regional officers from our chapter (J’aime Radding and Lili Steel) and had many of our students qualify to move on to compete at…

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SLO FFA Combating Food Insecurity

In honor of National FFA Week, San Luis Obispo FFA began the Bottomless Basket Project; a new initiative within our chapter designed to combat food insecurity.  San Luis Obispo County has an abundance of agriculture; however, 46,000 individuals struggle with hunger in our community.  Food insecurity and hunger tends to cause malnutrition within individuals because…

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FFA & HMC: A Look Back at Where It All Began

At San Luis Obispo High School, there are a million and one ways to get involved. From auto shop to playing sports to putting on drama productions, every student has the opportunity to participate in a number of incredible programs. SLO FFA prides itself on bringing together high schoolers involved in a variety of these…

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Our Agriculture Department is All in for Ms. Albiani

Written by: Bailey and Sydney Frost Introducing our new student teacher Ms. Jordan Albiani. This January, San Luis Obispo FFA have brought in a new student teacher, Ms. Jordan Albiani. Ms. Albiani grew up in Elk Grove, California, a small town near Fresno. In high school, Ms. Albiani was an active member of the Elk…

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“Calling all Coaches…Join our CDE Team”

It’s CDE Season and we are Packed with Motivated students As soon as we get back to school on January 9th our FFA members will hit the ground running with their courses, conferences, award applications, and CDE teams. CDE stands for Career Development Event and the National FFA Association has 24 different skills based teams…

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Winter Wishes & New Year’s News

Written by: Elena Grant & Bella Marden (9th Grade) We turned the corner into December with the wonderful 40th Annual Holiday Parade held by the SLO Downtown Association. On December 2nd, the San Luis Obispo FFA Chapter created and decorated the SLO FFA float with numerous Chapter members and officers aboard. Within a few days…

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SLO FFA Gets Spooky

      Each year the San Luis Obispo FFA Chapter puts on our annual Scare Farm as a community wide event to promote agriculture awareness and Halloween for the SLO community. All the profits from this event go to the family that SLO FFA is adopting from the salvation army. The members of SLO…

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