The Smith-Hughes National Vocational Education Act allowed for agricultural education to be taught in school.
Leslie Applegate was named the first National President.
• Female membership was denied
• First Official Dress was adopted (dark blue shirt, blue/white pants, blue cap, yellow tie)
The New Farmers of America was founded for African-American males.
Both of the organizations combined under the FFA as one.
The change of the name was to portray to members that FFA was far more than just farming.