2019-2020 Crater FFA Calendar

Please note that this is a working calendar and dates may change or be updated throughout the year.

September 2019

13th/15th – Jackson County Goat Fair

26th– Ag Appreciation Night (Advisor’s only)

28th – Western Fall Classic Livestock Judging Contest, Expo Isola Arena, 7:45am


October 2019

2nd – District Soil Judging @ Lakeview, contest starts @ 9:30 am registration, leave time TBA

7th– FFA Meeting Welcome Back BBQ, 6pm Aglab

10th/11th– Fall OATA Conference (Advisor’s only)

11th – No School Day

16th/18th – Parent Teacher Conferences

21st – Spaghetti Feed and Dessert auction, 6pm Crater Student Center

27th/ Nov 2nd – Crater @ National Convention


November 2019

2nd – No School (PD/Grading Day for Teachers)

4th– FFA Meeting @ 6:45- Rm 208

13th – District Ag Sales, 2:30pm @ Eagle Point HS

11th – Veteran’s Day (NO SCHOOL)

11th – 15th – Miller @ FabTeach – Corcoran @ Strengths Finder Workshop

22nd / 23rd – Chico Davis Livestock Judging Contest, Leave time TBA

23rd – State Ag Sales and State Veterinary Science, OSU, lv and rt. Times TBA

27th – End of Trimester 1

27th – Two- hour early release for Thanksgiving Break

28th/ 29th– Thanksgiving Break

30th – Christmas at the Farm

December 2019

1st – Christmas at the Farm

2nd– Chapter FFA Meeting, 6:45pm in rm 208

7th– Crater Foundation Auction, 5pm Crater Gym (volunteers will be needed, OD required)

7th/8th– FFA Alumni Christmas tree Sales, Aglab 10am- 5pm

14th – Eagle Point FFA Auction, 5pm Eagle point HS Cafeteria

23rd – 5th – Christmas Break


January 2020

6th – Return to school

6th– FFA Meeting, 6:45pm in rm 208 & Chapter Speaking Contest: Creed, Beginning, Sophomore, Advanced, Extemporaneous, and Job Interview

10th– State Degree applications and record books (printed in binder) due to Mrs. Corcoran by 4pm

13th– Westside Meeting (Advisor’s only)

15th– District Ag Teacher Meeting (Advisors Only)

17th/18th– State FFA Executive Meeting

20th– NO SCHOOL, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

24th– Submit applications and record book for District Proficiency to Advisor’s for approval

27th– NO SCHOOL (PD day for Teachers)

29th– District Proficiency/ District Officer Interviews and Elections – 1:30 at Eagle Point HS, leave at 1pm and return around 7pm

31st– State FFA Scholarships and WLC Scholarships due to State FFA office


February 2020

1st– Rouge River Beef Feed and Auction, 5pm at Rouge River Elementary

3rd– FFA Meeting, 6:45 in Rm. 208

5th or 6th– Westside Invitation, @ Hidden Valley 9:30am

12th– District Leadership contest- KFalls, leave at 6:45am from Aglab

15th– Spring FFA Roster/ State Degree Apps/ State Officer apps and letter due to the State FFA office

15th Beef Field day, 8:00am Expo Isola Arena

17th– NO SCHOOL, Presidents Day

20th- State Degree Presentations to Ag Advisory Board- 6pm Ag classroom

24th-28th– National FFA Week (activities throughout the week)

28th– Set up for Crater FFA Alumni Auction, 4pm Expo

29th– Crater FFA Alumni Auction, Expo Padgham Pavilion 5pm


March 2020

2nd– Sectional Leadership CDE’s, Lebanon, leave and return time TBA

2nd– FFA Meeting, 6:45pm in Rm.208

3rd– District winning proficiency’s due

6th– End of Trimester 2

6th– Manuscripts, Marketing plan and job interview materials due to State FFA office (Advisor will submit)

7th – UC Davis FFA Judging Contest and Agri-science project contest Leave time TBA

7th– Hidden Valley Auction, Hidden Valley HS, 6pm

7th– Market Lamb tagging at Expo (FFA 7am)

9th– NO SCHOOL (PD/ Grading day for Teachers)

14th – Chico FFA Judging Contest, Leave time TBA

16th – Sheep Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

16th – Beef Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

19th-22nd Oregon State FFA Convention, Redmond.

20th – Parent Teacher Conferences

23rd-27th– Spring Break

30th– Lamb Work day, 6 pm @ Land Lab


April 2020

6th – FFA Meeting, 6:45pm in Rm. 208 (Handout Chapter Officer Applications)

8th– District Floriculture contest, leave 7am, Rouge River

9th/10th– District Officer Training

10th– Phoenix FFA Auction, 5pm in Phoenix HS Commons

?- State Exec. Mtg.

13th – Sheep Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

13th – Beef Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

18th– Hog Tagging, 8am @Expo

15th– District Ag Mechanics 9:30am registration, Crater HS

17th/18th– State Floriculture, Hosted TBA

18th– Market Hog tagging @ Expo (FFA 7am)

22nd– District Meats, Klamath Falls

TBA- Eagle Point Banquet, 6pm

27th– Lamb Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab


May 2020

2nd – Rotary Auction 4:30pm @ Padgham Pavilion (Officers)

4th/ 5th– OSU CDE Days, Corvallis, leave and return times TBA (Ag Mechanics, Horse Judging, and Livestock Judging)

6th- FFA Officer Application due and FFA knowledge test and interview, 4pm in AgLab

7th– 9th FFA Plant Sale, 9am-5pm

8th – Greenhand Degree, Chapter Degree, and Proficiency Apps Due @ 4pm to Advisor

11th– FFA Meeting (Spring Fair Sign-ups and officer elections), 6:45pm in Rm. 208

16th – Lost River FFA Banquet

18th – Sheep Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

18th – Beef Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

18th – Swine Work Day, 8pm @ Land Lab

21st – Crater FFA Banquet, 6pm Crater Student Center

25th – NO SCHOOL Memorial Day

27th – Lamb/Rabbit Pen Set-up, 4pm @Expo

27th – Lamb Shearing, 6pm at the Land Lab (SCHEDULE TIME SLOTS WITH ADVISORS. If you do not schedule, we will assume you do not need shearers, **No Checkout will be available)

28th – Spring Fair Record Books Due for Sheep, Poultry, and Rabbits/Cavies, 4pm to Corcoran.

29th – Move in for Lamb Fair

30-31st – Spring Fair (sheep, rabbits and breeding poultry) at the Expo, schedule TBA


June 2020

1st – FFA Meeting (County Fair registration), 6:45pm in Rm. 208

2nd – American Degree final application due

3rd – Crater Graduation, 8pm

4th – Goat Tagging/Weigh-in 6pm @ Land Lab

8th – Beef Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

8th – Swine Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

11th – Last day of school

15-18th – OATA Summer Conference (Advisors will be attending)

22nd – Beef Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

22nd – Swine Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

22nd / 23rd or 29th / 30th Linn Benton Judging clinic (OSU), Lv at 8am, Rt at 7pm

25th/26th District Leadership Camp (Officer’s only) at Camp Cottonwood, Leave at 5am and return around 4pm.

25th – Possession deadline for State Fair animals

29th – Beef Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

29th – Swine Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab


July 2020

6th – Beef Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

6th – Swine Work Day, 7pm @ Land Lab

6th – Goat Work Day, 8pm @ Land Lab

10th – Record book Workday 3-5pm @ Ag Lab

10th – Record books for County Fair Exhibitors due by 5pm to Mrs. Corcoran

11th – Swine and Beef Set-up, 9am at JC Expo (Mandatory for all showing these species).

13th – 19th Jackson County Fair (please see FFA/4H Schedule online at

19th – Jackson County Fair Livestock Judging, meet at Fairgrounds @ 8:30am

27th – Goat Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

August 2020

1st – State Fair Registration Deadline (register w/Mr. Miller before this date)

3rd – Goat Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

7th – 9th Redwave Livestock Judging Camp, Fresno

????? Chapter Officer Retreat

?9th – Roseburg Livestock Judging Contest, Lv @7:00am

17th – Goat Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

?15th – Livestock Judging, Clackamas Co. Lv TBA

?16th – Livestock Judging, Josephine Co. Lv TBA

24th – Goat Work Day, 6pm @ Land Lab

26th – 31st Oregon State Fair (Miller will provide schedule to participants and leave and return)

30th – State Livestock Judging contest, Lv on Aug 29th TBA

31st – 3rd Teacher In-service week


September 2020

18th – 20th Jackson County Goat Fair