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National FFA seeks student travelers
The National FFA Organization is now accepting applications for its 2012 International Collegiate Agricultural Leadership program. FFA will take 12 students to Southeast Asia this spring; the tentative program dates are Saturday, May 19, through Friday, June 1, according to a National FFA Organization press release.
This conference allows students the opportunity to study global agriculture and international marketing. Students will learn about current international trade and cultural issues and gain awareness of how international markets for agricultural products operate. Upon completion of the program, students will give educational presentations to local groups and organizations about their experiences.
The deadline for applications is Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 4 p.m. Potential participants can learn more about the program and download an application at www.ffa.org/collegiate.
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