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Photography Spotlight [April 16, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [April 16, 2014]

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April 16, 2014 More
FFA Labor Auction March 4

FFA Labor Auction March 4

On Monday, March 4, Heartland FFA students will gather for their annual labor auction fundraiser. The evening will begin with a pancake feed starting at 5:00 p.m. and will be followed by the labor auction at 7:00 p.m. The FFA students will be auctioned off to bidders in exchange for six hours of labor they […]

March 1, 2013 More
Heartland FFA Chapter Holds Annual Banquet [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Chapter Holds Annual Banquet [PHOTOS]

The Heartland FFA Chapter recently held its annual banquet on Thursday, April 26, to honor members for their achievements throughout the year and to thank supporters. The evening began with opening ceremonies and a welcome to guests. Mr. Larry Siebert then gave a speech about the past, present and future of the Heartland FFA. After […]

May 14, 2012 More
Chamber and FFA Clean Highway [PHOTO]

Chamber and FFA Clean Highway [PHOTO]

On Monday evening the Henderson Chamber of Commerce and the Heartland FFA Chapter joined forces to pick up litter along the Henderson Spur as part of the Great Nebraska Trash-Off. With 47 volunteers covering a two and a half mile stretch on either side of the spur, the group was able to pick up nearly […]

April 23, 2012 More
Heartland FFA Members Attend Nebraska State FFA Convention [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Members Attend Nebraska State FFA Convention [PHOTOS]

The Heartland FFA chapter recently visited Lincoln for the annual State FFA Convention.  Some highlights of State Convention were state contests, state FFA choir, leadership workshops, keynote speakers, general sessions and the State Degree Ceremony. The Nebraska State FFA Degree is the highest honor the Nebraska FFA Association can bestow upon its members.  Receiving the […]

April 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA Members Attend District Career Development Events [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Members Attend District Career Development Events [PHOTOS]

On March 6, the Heartland FFA members traveled to Columbus to participate in the Agricultural Education District 7 Career Development Events. The event was hosted by the faculty and students of Central Community College in Columbus. Congratulations are extended to all Heartland FFA members for their hard work and preparation. Below are the results of […]

March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA Receives Award from Monsanto [PHOTO]

Heartland FFA Receives Award from Monsanto [PHOTO]

The program is called Grow Communities and is sponsored by Monsanto. One Monsanto customer in the states of Nebraska, Iowa, Upper Missouri, Lower Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio is selected by county. The customer is then allowed to select one non-profit organization to present the $2,500 award to. The Heartland FFA plans to use the […]

March 19, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA Members attend District Leadership Skills Events [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Members attend District Leadership Skills Events [PHOTOS]

December 7th saw the Heartland FFA Members traveling to Aurora to participate in the District VII Leadership Skills Events. The event was held at The Leadership Center and coordinated by the District VII Agricultural Education Instructors. Receiving a first place purple ribbon and qualifying for the State FFA Convention was the Rick Siebert in Job […]

December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments More
HeartlandBeat Student of the Month – November 2011

HeartlandBeat Student of the Month – November 2011

This month will feature two students for HeartlandBeat.com’s Student of the Month recognition.  Heartland FFA sponsor Cole Blomendahl has chosen Seniors Abigail Bechtel and Morgan Tracy for their recent accomplishments.  Abigail was selected to be a member of the National FFA Choir and Morgan was invited to perform as part of the talent team at […]

November 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA competes at District Land Judging

Heartland FFA competes at District Land Judging

The Heartland FFA Chapter recently traveled to Nelson to compete in land judging. The event was coordinated by Marlene Faimon and the Little Blue NRD from Davenport. 216 area Agricultural Education students, making up 58 teams, participated in the event. In land judging, a student must determine the depth of a soil’s topsoil and subsoil. […]

November 7, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA Freshman Awarded New FFA Jacket

Heartland FFA Freshman Awarded New FFA Jacket

The Nebraska FFA Foundation was pleased to present Kaeli Lundstrom, JJ Johnson, Parker Goertzen and Charley Blundel of the Heartland FFA Chapter their very own FFA jacket. Lundstrom, Johnson, Goertzen and Blundel were selected statewide for the honor. This is the fourth year for the jacket program, which is called the Nebraska FFA Jacket Fund. “FFA […]

October 28, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Heartland FFA Holds Annual Safety Day [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Holds Annual Safety Day [PHOTOS]

The Heartland FFA Officers consisting of: Rick Siebert, Brenan Erb, Brielle van den Berg, Andrew Spader, Miranda Janzen, Daniel Quiring, Morgan Tracy, Matthew Hiebner and Brent Regier, recently held their annual Safety Day.  Heartland students from grades 3rd – 6th were invited.  The afternoon consisted of four different sessions.  These sessions were run by the […]

September 26, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Heartland FFA Exhibits at Nebraska State Fair

Heartland FFA Exhibits at Nebraska State Fair

The Heartland FFA Chapter exhibited their projects at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island over Labor Day weekend.  Members had metal, wood, crop and horticulture projects at the fair. Here is how the Heartland FFA Chapter performed: Mechanics Projects Ag Mechanics Utility Small Items: Kelli Bergen                              Oil Funnel                             B Brandon […]

September 14, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Heartland FFA Competes at County Fair [PHOTOS]

Heartland FFA Competes at County Fair [PHOTOS]

During the week of August 3-7, the Heartland FFA Chapter exhibited numerous crop, wood and metal projects at the York County Fair in York, NE.  All exhibitors are to be commended for their hard work and dedication to their projects. Below is a list of how the Heartland FFA Chapter performed:         […]

August 29, 2011 | 0 Comments More