2019 Uintah County Farm Field Day Eligibility: 18 Uintah FFA members are needed to help. Why these expectations? To help at Farm Field Day is a Privilege! Our expectations are to ensure this opportunity goes to our most involved members who meet eligibility. To participate in Farm Field Day to must meet all of the following: 1. Be an active FFA member - attended service projects, chapter meetings and state convention. 2. Have no F's from last completed trimester or this trimester. 3. Be able to miss the entire school day on March 26. You must attend the entire day and stay with your assigned group (job) throughout the event. 4. Enrolled in or completed an Agricultural Science class this school year. 5. Report to Western Park at 8:00 AM on March 26, and stay until excused. Mr. Wilson will be there to help. 6. Have no attendance or grade problems at school during the current trimester. (No Saturday schools). 7. Actually have an SAE and have recent records of it in your AET record book.
If you meet all of the above please register to help at Farm Field Day in the form below.
Farm Field Day Registration form:
UINTAH FFA CHAPTER SPEAKING/EMPLOYMENT Skills CONTEST. DECEMBER 13th, 2:30 pm in the Agricultural Sciences Room. Awards for Prepared Public, Extemporaneous, Creed speaking, and Employment Skills. First Place $50.00 and Plaque Second Place $30.00 Third Place $20.00 Monetary awards will be credited to upcoming FFA Trips/Activities. Winners will COMPETE at Area Contest. Representing Uintah FFA in January! For rules and to register, contact: Mr. Wilson or Mrs. Rothlisberger!
2018 Uintah FFA Butter Braid Fundraiser! Order Form
CONGRATULATIONS Uintah FFA Nursery/Landscape Team - 1st Place Utah FFA Association State Career Development Events! Team members are: Harleigh Bell, Bethany Christensen, Devony Cook, Alexanndria Veibell.
FFA SNOW COLLEGE Career Development Events
October 9 is the Snow College FFA Career Development Events in Ephraim. The following FFA contests will be held there: State Contest for range, soils, agronomy. Practice contests for livestock evaluation, horse evaluation, Ag. business, Ag. mechanics, Floriculture, Vet. Science and Dairy cattle evaluation. If you hope to go, you must first sign-up with a CDE team, (you can only compete in one contest at Snow, because they all happen at the same time), you must not have failed any classes last trimester or be earning a failing grade or “U’s” first trimester (a teacher signature sheet will be required), you must be enrolled (actually on the roll) in one Ag class this school year, you must have paid FFA dues, have practiced with your team, and paid the cost to attend ($5). All teams are limited to four members however we can have more than one team in most events. Team registrations will be sent in on Sept 20.
Uintah FFA Summer Ag Lagoon Trip Information - Departing UHS Student Parking Lot at 7:00 AM! July 31, 2018. Please arrive at UHS student parking lot no later than 6:50AM! You must bring a completed, parent signed permission slip! Click here for the permission form! First Stop: Agricultural industry tour (location to be determined). Second Stop: Lagoon amusement Park - Cost $50.00 Includes an all-day ride pass (including Lagoon-a-beach), meal voucher and taxes! To attend this activity you meet the following: 1. Have or had an SAE visit with Mr. Wilson, or helped at Little Red Barn. Call him to arrange at 828-6482! or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (this trip can count as one additional SAE visit) 2. Have your SAE record book started. Mr. Wilson will help you with this during the visit. You can also do this after the Lagoon trip. Only Uintah High Summer Ag Science/FFA students with SAE projects may attend! WE MUST HAVE AT LEAST 25 Registered to go! YOU MUST REGISTER TO GO BY JULY 26, 3:00 PM!
A huge Thank You to our Uintah FFA members who helped at the Uintah County Fair's, THE LITTLE RED BARN. We had over 9000 people go through our exhibit! This is by far our largest and most educational service project! An awesome experience! These are the FFA members and helpers who gave their service during this project:
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING UINTAH FFA MEMBERS! Uintah FFA Floriculture Team - 1st place Utah State Career Development Events: Alyssa Adelman, Megan Bentley, SaVanna Arias, Sammy McConkie. Uintah FFA Forestry Team 2nd Place State: Jessica Jaques, Jacob Spencer, Steven Tripp, Hyrum Rousseau. Uintah FFA Envirothon Team - 3rd Place State: Kaedee Wilson, Ashton Palacios, Hyrum Rousseau, SaVanna Arias, Talitha Valdez. Brinlee Anderson - 2nd runner -up Utah FFA Association Star Greenhand Agribusiness! SaVanna Arias - 1st place Utah FFA Swine Placement Proficiency Award! Coy Dudley - 3rd Place Utah FFA Diversified Ag. Placement Proficiency Award! Talitha Valdez - Utah FFA Job Interview Finalist. Uintah FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team!First Place Utah FFA Association Parliamentary Procedure CDE team! Jacob Spencer, SaVanna Arias, Jared Spencer, Ethan Schoenfeld, Jessica Jaques, Terra Watkins.
Anyone interested in being part of the State Champion Uintah FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team? We need team members. We must have six top individuals to compete with us at National FFA Convention in Louisville, KY this October! If you are at all interested please contact Mr. Wilson at once. The top six individuals (top scores, presentations etc.) Will go to compete! This is a great chance for you to get involved, learn a skill that will benefit you the rest of your life and travel to Louisville, KY. The top six receive $400 to help pay travel costs. This contest does take much effort and time, but in my opinion is one of the most useful for life that FFA offers.
Uintah FFA Parent/Community Volunteers Needed If you would like to help Uintah FFA members achieve their goals and can volunteer to help with fundraisers, training CDE teams, chaperoning or anything else please complete this form. Your help would be very much greatly appreciated. Thank You!
Yes, please register me to go on the field trip including Lagoon! To ensure a spot on the bus, you must register on or before July 17th!
Uintah FFA has an opening on our Nursery/Landscape team that will be competing at National FFA Convention this fall in Louisville, KY. The application is available here. Tryouts for the open position will be held at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, June 11 at UHS Ag Sciences classroom. This is an excellent opportunity to go to National FFA Convention and to compete on a national level. Click here for Application and Information Sheet
Uintah FFA Greenhouse Plants will be available after May 1st!
Uintah FFA Chapter Proficiency Award Application click here
Congratulations to our Uintah FFA Chapter Speaking Contest winners who also placed at Area Contest! Creed Speaking: Jacob Spencer 4th place and Dianne Huffman 3rd place. Extemporaneous Speaking: Jacob Spencer 1st place! Prepared Public Speaking: Jessica Jaques 3rd place! Job Interview: SaVanna Arias. 1st place. Uintah FFA Parliamentary Procedure Team: Jacob Spencer, Layne Hamblin, SaVanna Arias, Terra Watkins, Ethan Schoenfeld, Katie Schoenfeld 1st Place! Area First place winners represent Uintah FFA at State Convention in March 13-15!
Parliamentary Procedure Team is meeting Mondays and Thursdays right after school! This is excellent training for FFA Chapter Officers and those who would like to serve next year. Parli Pro knowledge and experience is a super leadership skill! All Parliamentary Procedure team participants will get a plaque and free registration to State Convention as long as they compete at Area Contest.
Seniors and Juniors: Now is the time to be completing the State FFA Proficiency Award and Utah FFA Degree applications! Get with Wilson today to make sure you get your application completed before the February 1st deadline!
Graduated Uintah FFA Members! Want to be honored by earning FFA highest honor, The American FFA Degree? If so get with Mr. Wilson, to get your application done! Receiving the American FFA Degree really shows your true dedication to FFA and your future success!
Print and Complete the attached application, medical release and code of conduct forms to attend the 2012 Utah FFA Association State Convention!
If you need help with the application please see Mr. Wilson!
UINTAH FFA Leaders Needed! We are hosting the Spook Alley for the Uintah Recreation District Halloween Carnival on October 31! We need FFA members to help set-up, haunt and take-down the Spook Alley. We are beginning set-up at 3:30 on Tuesday, Oct 30th. We will get ready to haunt
at 3:00 PM on Wed, Oct 31st. We close and clean-up at 8:00 PM Wed, Oct 31st. We are planning a clown room, spider room, ghost room, grave yard, hospital operation room, vampires, witches and more!! If you are interested please sign up here:
IF COULD NOT GET REGISTERED INTO AN AG CLASS SO YOU CAN BE ELIGIBLE TO BE IN FFA, PLEASE CONTACT MR. WILSON AT ONCE SO HE CAN WORK WITH THE COUNSELORS TO GET YOU IN AN AG CLASSS.
The Ag Classes are all over full. If you have already had a particular Ag. class or did not pass an ag class you will have to take something else. Serious Ag students with active FFA membership, and SAE projects get priority for Ag class enrollment.
FFA members and volunteers! Thank You for all your help with THE LITTLE RED BARN at the Uintah County Fair! We served over 5000 people and had a tremendous time. Those who helped included: Katie Schoenfeld, Morgan Cantlin, Justin Jaques, LeeAnn Myers, Bailey Rand, Brittany Stevens, Lexi Shatz, Colton Nielsen, Katelyn Huffman, Cody Keeser, Oaklee Trogstad, Bradley Wilson, Jessica Jaques, Ethan Schoenfeld, Emmilee Wilson, Holly Wilson, Andrea Schoenfeld, Duane Schoenfeld, Katie Simmons, Laura Schoenfeld, Shelisa Averett, Page Scott, Sabrina Kinckiner, Erika Kinckiner, Diane Huffman, Kaila Schoenfeld and more!
COUNTRY EXPLOSION Parking Fundraiser!
Uintah FFA along with Uintah Band will be parking cars at the Explosion. Three to Five Uintah FFA members and parent volunteers are needed to help various shifts Thursday through Saturday, August 16-18. Shifts will be during these hours: Thursday: 4:00 pm - 11:00 PM, Friday: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM, Saturday: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday and Friday UHS Band Director, Mr. Gibson will be overseeing the task. Mr. Wilson will oversee Saturday but needs a couple of parents to help because he cannot be there the entire time!
Members who help will receive a pass to get into Country Explosion for one day-only after they have worked their complete shift.
Members will be paid in the form of a credit to their FFA account at an hourly rate for the hours they work. We do not know how much per hour that will be at this time.
We need to have at least two parent/adult helpers for Saturday. Between the parents and myself we will split up the time we have to be there.
If you are willing to help and/or you have a parent available to help, please let Mr. Wilson know ASAP! You can either email him at David.Wilson@uintah.net or call 435-828-3117. This is an opportunity to make money to pay for FFA trips, jackets and such. This opportunity will go to the first FFA members who contact Mr. Wilson!
FFA Poinsettia Planting August 8, 6:00 PM at UHS Greenhouse. Please come in and help plant the rooted cuttings. A good way to learn about these plants and become familar with our greenhouse operation. We will be done by 8:00 PM.
Uintah FFA Poinsettia Crop.
July 4th Parade!
A Big Thanks to all those FFA members who helped with the 4th of July Parade. We had a great time! We appreciateite your dedication and stepping to help! Katelyn Huffman, LeeAnn Myers, Justin Jaques, Colton Nielsen, Lexi Shatz, Shelisa Averett, Katelyn Schoenfeld, Aurora Warby.
Summer Ag Tour, Pizza and Ice Cream!!!!
Our first of two Summer Ag Field Trips! On Wednesday, June 27 we are touring Simplot Phosphate Mine. This is an excellent tour. We are meeting at Uintah High Student Parking lot at 9:00 AM We will arrive back at the high school at or before 1:00 PM Pizza and Ice Cream will be waiting for us at the high school when we finish the tour! Please let us know you are coming so we have enough hard hats and food! You must be registered as a Summer Ag student with Mr. Wilson and completed the RSVP form to attend!
Utah FFA Area VI contest is January 24th in Roosevelt! Only individuals competing will get to attend! Teams competing are: Parli Pro, Prepared Speaking, Extemporaneous Speaking and Creed Speaking!
**Third year FFA members (seniors) who want to receive the Utah FFA Degree at our upcoming State Convention, must have their record books up to date by January 10, State FFA Degree Applications are due at Area Contest on January 24th! Those wanting to apply for a Proficiency Award must also have their record books up to date and a draft of the proficiency application done by January 12th. All proficiency award applications must go to Area Contest on January 24th.