Today's agriculture is biotechnology, international marketing, genetics, engineering, food science, computers, horticulture, communications, veterinary science and much more. Average annual demand for college graduates with expertise in agriculture will exceed the expected job supply by 13 percent. Many of these jobs require a college degree in agriculture. High school agriculture and FFA ( provide essential preparation for students desiring to study in this field.

 agri2.jpg Dennis Bushong
B.S. Agricultural Science
M.Ed. Agricultural Education 
 agri.jpg Ken Johnson
B.S. Agriculture
M.Ed. Agricultural Education

FFA Sponsor(s): Dennis Bushong and Kenneth Johnson
Contact Information: You can reach the sponsors at (480) 497-0177 ext. 133
Meeting Time/Place: Once a month (usually the 3rd Wed.) at 2:45 in RM 5008

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The FFA is a national youth organization for students enrolled in Agriculture Education to develop premeir leadership, person growth, and career success. Students participate in:

 Skills Competitions
 Leadership Lamps and Conferences
 Scholarship Programs
 Award Programs
 Community Activities
 Self Improvement Activities

Prerequisites: Must be enrolled in Agricultural Education Class
Gilbert High School Website:
Arizona FFA Website
National FFA Website
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