H_RAA_2019A 01/24/2019 10:10:42 AM Committee Summary PUBLICSTAFF SUMMARY OF MEETINGHOUSE COMMITTEE ON RURAL AFFAIRS & AGRICULTURE Date 01/24/2019 Attendance Arndt X Buck X Buentello X Catlin X Lewis X McCluskie X McLachlan X Pelton X Titone X Valdez D. X Roberts X X = Present, E = Excused, A = Absent, * = Present after roll call Time 10:10:42 AM to 10:29:25 AM Place HCR 0107 This Meeting was called to order by Representative Roberts This Report was prepared by Jimmy Reed Hearing Items Action Taken hFuture Farmers of America Presentation Committee Discussion Only 10:10:44 AM Representative Roberts welcomed the committee. Future Farmers of America Presentation - Committee Discussion Only Attachment Tag File Name Attachment http://www2.leg.state.co.us/CLICS/CLICS2019A/commsumm.nsf/0/7234BB56C919...$File/190124 AttachA.pdf?OpenElement 190124 AttachA.pdf 10:11:12 AM Wade Yoder, President, and Micaela Fenton, Vice President, of Future Farmers of America (FFA), came to the table for their presentation. A document was distributed [Attachment A]. 10:13:03 AM Mr. Yoder and Ms. Fenton explained what Future Farmers of America does and discussed the 30th annual Colorado Agriculture Hall of Fame banquet. 10:14:43 AM Mr. Yoder and Ms. Fenton responded to committee questions concerning enrollment numbers, new programs, FFA events, FFA leadership, and how the state can help with advocacy and support. 10:15:21 AM Committee members thanked the presenters and made general comments concerning FFA. 10:29:25 AM The committee adjourned.