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National FFA Organization Convention starts Wednesday in Louisville, nearly 60,000 expected
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 4:01 AM EDT
Thousands of teenagers will be sporting blue corduroy jackets in Louisville beginning Wednesday as the National FFA Organization Convention returns to the city for the first time since 2005.
Numerous events are planned during the convention. One activity being held Thursday is the Chevron Products Co.'s Delo Tractor Restoration Competition finals. The Grand Champion will win $10,000.
Some attending the convention will participate in the National Days of Service and are expected to provide more than 16,000 hours of community service.