Wednesday September 11th, Righetti FFA held our Annual Greenhand Bootcamp. This event is organized by our Ag Leadership class for our new freshman Greenhand members. The freshman that attended the event were put into teams an taken through a rotation of various workshops in the Ag classrooms. The rotations included; opportuniies in the FFA, Career Development Event Teams, types of Supervised Agricultural Experience Projects, Leadership Conferences, and team building activities. At the end of the event the Greenhands were handed out awards to congratulate their successful completion of the bootcamp. We look forward to the amazing freshman and their future success in the Agricuture program.
The September FFA monthly meeting was held on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. The meeting was a success and we had a great turnout of over 200 Ag students. Our Outstanding Alumni Award was given to Hannah Pope, Outstanding Leadership Student Adrian Concepcion and Outstanding Greenhand Award was also given out. During the meeting, we had our famous corn eating contest. Students were asked to come up and compete against the undefeated, Mr. Guerra. Once again, Mr. Guerra came out victorious and won. Human knot was also played with a great amount of participation.