National FFA week starts this Saturday, February 18th and runs till next Saturday, February 25th.
Local students are getting prepared to celebrate the week. At Knoxville High School students will dress up in different colors and costumes throughout the week, including dress like a farmer day on Thursday, and dress like your favorite farm animal day on Friday. President Jenae Kaster and Vice President Sierra McCullough of the Knoxville FFA tell KNIA KRLS News being in FFA is exciting knowing they are a part of something so big. On Monday students from 14 FFA chapters from around the area will converge on Vermeer Pavilion as the Pleasantville chapter is hosting the East Subdistrict FFA Leadership Career Development Events.