Upcoming Events

February 17-24, 2018
National FFA Week
FFA Week is an opportunity for FFA members, alumni and sponsors to advocate for agricultural education and FFA. It’s a time to share with local, state and national audiences what FFA is and the impact it has on members every day. For more information or how to participate in National FFA Week, click here.

March 1, 2018
CFANS, Ag Ed, and ACM Undergraduate Scholarship Deadline
Undergraduate students in the Agricultural Education and ACM majors will use the CFANS application to apply for all scholarships awarded by CFANS and the Agricultural Education Program. A streamlined process, using the same due date and application, should result in more student applications. One application, two scholarship programs! The application for 2018-19 scholarships will be open mid-December. For more information, please visit the CFANS website .

April 22-24, 2018
State FFA Convention
The 89th Minnesota FFA Convention is poised to draw over 3,000 FFA members, advisors and guests from across the state to our University of Minnesota campuses. Plan now to attend, judge, or participate. More details about Minnesota FFA can be find at mnffa.org.

May 11, 2018
Celebration of Students
The fifth annual Agricultural Education, Communication and Marketing Celebration of Students will be held on Friday, May 11 at the Cargill Building, St. Paul Campus prior to the CFANS graduation ceremony. Agricultural Education, Communication and Marketing and MAELC scholarship winners, graduating seniors and graduate students, and Ag Ed Club members will be recognized at this event. Additional information will be available closer to the celebration.

May 11, 2018
CFANS Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony
The 2018 CFANS Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony will be Friday, May 11 at 2 p.m. in Mariucci Arena. For details about the ceremony and eligibility for it, please visit this link.

For a list of even more events happening in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences, click here.