National FFA Organization

Head to Arkansas, where the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Pine Tree Classic Competition Returns

February 6, 2020

Seg 1 - Head to Arkansas, where the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Pine Tree Classic recently returned to the UAM Campus after a 15-year absence.  The event is a competition for FFA students across the state.  This year nearly 275 students participated from 20 schools across 10 events, including Forestry, Horses, Livestock, Electricity, Farm Business, Vet Science, and others. The event was put on by the FFA Alumni and the College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources. One of the participants, Blake Morgan, shares what makes this competition stand out for him, and his words of encouragement for others…