Due to the pandemic, many SD FFA Programs have been canceled, postponed, or changed. To learn of the changes and view the contingency plan in response to the pandemic, visit the specific event page.
Please note that some details in the contingency plan are subject to change as the situation unfolds.
This site contains information pertaining to Agriculture Education and the South Dakota FFA Association for students, parents, teachers, media, and anyone that would like to learn more about the South Dakota FFA! Currently, this site is in progress - check back often for more information and updates!
The FFA Mission
FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.
National FFA Organization
FFA membership today is comprised of 649,355 student members in grades seven through 12 who belong to one of 7,859 local FFA chapters throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Learn more about the National FFA Organization here.
3 Circle Model of Agriculture Education
The interaction of the FFA, Supervised Agriculture Experience (SAE), and Classroom Instruction helps to ensure students’ career success or continuation with higher education following high school graduation.