The Springport Agriscience Program and FFA Chapter was chartered in 1940 and has been growing since. The program curriculum is intra-curricular, combining classroom and laboratory instruction with leadership training, and work experience.The projects listed that are a part of the agriscience program fulfill the FFA's mission of "learning to do, doing to learn, earning to live, and living to serve."

Please also visit our FFA Chapter web page hosted by our AET account: http://www.springport.theaet.com/, or Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/springport.ffa

* ATTENTION State Degree Recipients & AG CTE Completers - Fill out this form in order to take advantage of 6 FREE MSU CREDITS and turn it in with a copy of your State Degree certificate & Transcript

* VIDEO Link - 2015 National Finals in the Novice Parliamentary Procedure Contest - Chapter Conduct of Meetings
* 2016 Leadership Contest Results
* Eaton County 4H Blogspot

UPCOMING FFA EVENTS (2015-2016 FFA Calendar):

  • June:
    • 1 - HS FFA Meeting * Deadline for fair photos to Mrs. Merrill for buyers cards
    • 7 - Costa Rica meeting 7:00 pm - classroom
    • 7 - Lamb Show Team meeting 7:30 pm - barn
    • 11-12 - LAMB SHOW TEAM (MSU shows)
    • 14 - Costa Rica meeting 7:00 pm - classroom
    • 14 - Lamb Show Team meeting 7:30 pm - barn
    • 18 - Springport Sheep Showcase (LAMB SHOW TEAM) at Jackson County Fairgrounds
    • 21 - Costa Rica meeting 7:00 pm - classroom
    • 21 - Starter Calf Showmanship Clinic - 7:00 pm - Barn
    • 21 - Lamb Show Team meeting 7:30 pm - barn
    • 22-28 - Washington DC Leadership Conference (WLC)
    • 22-24 - Summer MAAE Teacher Conf.
    • 24-26 - Springport Summer Festival Weekend
    • 28 - Costa Rica meeting 7:00 pm - classroom - CANCELLED due to sheep pen setup
    • 28 - Sheep Pen Setup at the Fairgrounds - 7:00 pm
    • 28 - FAIR DECORATIONS MEETING 5:00 pm - ALL FAIR KIDS NEED TO ATTEND
  • July:
    • 7-8 - SLCCO & SLCRO Conferences
    • 10-16 - Eaton County Fair
    • 14 - Large Animal Livestock Auction (beef, sheep, swine) at 10:00 am (luncheon after the beef sale)
    • 14 - State FFA Livestock Judging Contest
    • 21 - 28 - Citizens of the World Trip to Costa Rica
  • August:
    • 8-10 FFA Officer Program of Activities (POA) Camp Trip

Springport FFA Chapter Accomplishments:

    • Models of Innovation National Finalist 2010 in Chapter Development and Community Development
    • Models of Innovation National Finalist 2009 in Student Development and Community Development
    • #1 Chapter in Michigan for 2002, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2015 with Gold State Ratings every year in National Chapter since 1998

Springport Agriscience Program, PO Box 100, 300 W. Main St., Springport MI 49284
Phone: (517)857-3475, Fax: (517)857-3251, Email: megan.merrill@springportschools.net
Instructors: Megan Merrill and Pat Henne