It’s time to celebrate FFA!

As National FFA week nears, the Middlebury FFA would like to report about different events that have happened and as well future events to come. 

Middlebury students celebrate National FFA Week

The Middlebury FFA Chapter officer team has had a lot going on since the start to the school year. We ran a clothing drive for the John Graham Shelter in Vergennes and the Charter House Coalition in Middlebury.

Students learn about caring for and breeding goats

We have had a busy year so far in Sustainable Agriculture. Last spring our class purchased five Boer goats, three males and two females. The males were raised for meat, and sent off to be processed last week.

Werner retires after 37 years at helm of FFA

For 37 years Cheryl Werner taught students interested in agriculture at the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center. She became a central part of FFA at the school and in Addison County. This past June she retired. Beginning in October 1983, Werner served as … (read more)

FFA fruit sales proceeded this winter

The Middlebury and Vergennes FFA groups were able to hold their annual joint fruit sale in November and December with online ordering and curbside pickup at the high schools. Switching from primarily in-person sales to online sales had benefits in simplif … (read more)