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15 WAFFA National Agriscience Finalists (2019)

Washington FFA Association has 15 National Agriscience finalists who will compete at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana this October. The finalists are from the following FFA chapters: Sumner, Goldendale, Lind-Ritzville, Walla Walla, and Oakesdale. Click here for the full National Agriscience ranks.

National FFA Agriscience Fair participants are FFA members in grades 7-12 that were selected as a winner as their state’s agriscience fair. The participants must conduct a scientific research project pertaining to the agriculture and food science industries and present their findings to a panel of judges with a display and a report.

Agriscience Fair Categories

Students can compete in the national agriscience fair in one of six categories:

  • Animal Systems

  • Environmental Services/Natural Resource Systems

  • Food Products and Processing Systems

  • Plant Systems

  • Power, Structural and Technical Systems

  • Social Science

Agriscience Fair Divisions

Students can compete in the national agriscience fair as an individual or with a team:

  • 1 – Individual member in grades 7 and 8

  • 2 – Team of two members in grades 7 and 8

  • 3 – Individual member in grades 9 and 10

  • 4 – Team of two members in grades 9 and 10

  • 5 – Individual member in grades 11 and 12

  • 6 – Team of two members in grades 11 and 12