Pinkerton CTE Student Runs His Own Maple Sugaring Business

By | April 6th, 2019|Article, Centers, FFA, Natural Resources/Conservation|

Pinkerton Academy senior Ryan Neil takes work-based learning to new heights.  Starting at age 13, Ryan's Sugar Shack got its start by tapping two trees.  Five years later, he now has 1,500 taps which produced 250 gallons of maple syrup.  This year, with the addition of a vacuum system, he is on track to produce [...]

FFA State President Travels to DC

By | March 30th, 2018|Agricutlure, CTSO, FFA, Tid Bits|

FFA State President, Sydney Wilson traveled to Washington D.C. to represent agriculture and FFA on Capitol Hill for National Ag Day! She had the opportunity to talk to New Hampshire staff in the Senate and Congress about important agricultural topics. She even was able to meet National Secretary of Agriculture; Sonny Perdue! We hope you [...]

Congress Tells FFA: Our Country Needs More People Like You

By | August 4th, 2017|Agricutlure, CTSO, FFA, Tid Bits|

This week Agriculture Committee Chairmen Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Rep. K. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, addressed more than 100 state FFA officers, urging them to advocate on behalf of agriculture and take advantage of the plentiful jobs within agriculture. “Our country needs more people like you, who know where their food and fiber come from, [...]

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Invites Dover FFA to Participate in Town Hall Discussion

By | May 13th, 2017|Agricutlure, CTSO, FFA, Tid Bits, Uncategorized|

The newly named United States Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, invited the Dover FFA Chapter to participate in a digital town hall.  The group was one of 6 chapters from across the country invited to join a the discussion about the future of agriculture.  Watch the conversation.

FFA State Officers Visit New Commercial Facility

By | August 22nd, 2016|CTSO, FFA, Horticulture, Noteworthy, Tid Bits|

The FFA State Officers recently had the opportunity to visit Lëf Farms, a new 75,000 square foot, multi-million dollar production facility in Loudon.  The operation, owned by Pleasant View Gardens, is expected to hydroponically produce 1.3 million pounds of fresh greens each year.  With their state-of-the-art computerized system, harvest to table time is 24 hours.  [...]

Fall Mountain Regional High School CTEC

By | August 4th, 2016|Animal Sciences, Horticulture, Natural Resources/Conservation, Schools (for school directory only)|

Location: Alstead, NH Website: FMCTE

Lakes Region Technology Center

By | August 2nd, 2016|Agriculture Operations, Autobody/Collision & Repair, Automotive Mechanics, Building & Construction Trades, Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications, Culinary Arts, General Marketing, Graphic Design, Health Professions, Lodging Management, Machine Shop Technology/Assistant, Radio & Television Broadcasting Technology, Schools (for school directory only), Teacher Education, Multiple Levels|

Location: Wolfeboro, NH Director: Bruce Farr Website: LRTC

White Mountains Regional High School

By | August 2nd, 2016|Agricultural Mechanization, Animal Sciences, Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications, Culinary Arts, Engineering, Horticulture, JROTC - Army, Lodging Management, Natural Resources/Conservation, Schools (for school directory only), Welding Technology|

Location: Whitefield, NH Director: Rob Scott Website:

Winnisquam Agricultural Programs

By | August 2nd, 2016|Horticulture, Natural Resources/Conservation, Schools (for school directory only)|

Location: Tilton, NH Director: Mike Petrun Website:

Sugar River Valley RTC – Newport

By | August 2nd, 2016|Automotive Mechanics, Business/Commerce, Cosmetology, Engineering, Health Professions, Horticulture, Natural Resources/Conservation, Schools (for school directory only), Welding Technology|

Location: Newport, NH Director: Scott Bouranis (Interim Director) Website: SAU43