Denton FFA Alumni Association supports AG Mechanic
Projects across the DISD FFA chapters. The Alumni
will provide project resources and funding for selected
The 2008 AG MECHANICS
TEAM PROJECT was a 1952 John Deere G
Denton FFA has also restored a
Wonder B Windmill and erected it along side the TJ
Jones AG Barn. This was a generous
donation by Chuck Rickgauer of Tolar, TX. He and his wife operate
the Bed & Breakfast know as the Windmill Farm.
Visit his website and see his collection of windmills. (
Mechanics Projects are unique for getting students
involved in agriculture who otherwise might not be
connected with ranching or farming,
Mechanic Projects must be built within one calendar year and
completed in time for the State Stock Show Circuit.
An AG Mechanics Project allows students to design and
build a project on their own, or as a team project.
( 6 ) Six Divisions in state AG Mechanics shows:
Agriculture machinery and equipment
and truck accessories
Livestock and wildlife equipment
restoration ( Old tractors must date back to
1975 or earlier )
National FFA Agricultural Mechanics Career Development
is designed to recognize those students who have
developed the competencies necessary for success in the
constantly changing workplace.
Contact one of these
Education Sponsors for more information
on the DENTON FFA and AG Mechanics Projects.