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FFA Convention Underway In Indy

Last updated on Wednesday, October 21, 2009

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The Bluecoats have arrived in Indianapolis.

Its the 82nd National Future Farmers of America Convention in the circle city.

50-thousand students from all over the country get together and showcase their chapter and state agriculture.

The Queens County Maryland Chapter members are here after winning a state contest.

They hope to inform all FFA members about Maryland agriculture.

Member Allan Eck says his state has it all, from poultry to dairy to seafood.

Narragansett, Rhode Island Chapter President Allison Koski says she's excited even though this is her second national convention mainly.

She is looking forward to the leadership sessions.

The convention runs the entire week with various events and demonstrations.

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