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Ag Education Focus of FFA; Tractor Sales Up
**Ag education is changing to keep up with recent advancements.
National FFA Association CEO Mark Poeschl tells Brownfield they are working with ag educators as agriculture and technology evolves.
He says that means exposing FFA members to more science and technology uses in agribusiness to get them i…
USDA Holds Changes to School Lunches; FFA Questions Perdue
**USDA is putting a hold on regulations in the National School Lunch Program requiring less salt and more whole grains in cafeterias.
At an elementary school in Leesburg, Virginia, Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue also said USDA will lift restrictions to allow schools to serve flavored, 1 percent milk inste…
Prosser FFA Students Take Third in National Competition
Here's another reason to be "Prosser proud:" Prosser High School's FFA Novice Parliamentary Procedure Team just walked away with third place in the country at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis!
And Prosser's Robyn Denny was named Outstanding Individual …
Loss of Jobs And Depression Due to Trade Agreement; National Ag Day
There might be trouble for the TPA agreement. Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro doesn’t believe Trade Promotion Authority will pass. She says there’s been a loss of jobs and depression of wages due to prior trade agreements. DeLauro says an overwhelming number of House Democrats would oppose Pr…