The FFA Code of Ethics


We will conduct ourselves at all times in order to be a credit to our organization, chapter, school and community by:

  1. Dressing neatly and appropriately for the occasion.
  2. Showing respect for the rights of others and being courteous at all times.
  3. Being honest and not taking unfair advantage of others
  4. Respecting the property of others.
  5. Refraining from loud, boisterous talk, swearing and other unbecoming conduct.
  6. Demonstrating sportsmanship in the show ring, judging contests and meetings, and being modest in winning and generous in defeat.
  7. Attending meetings promptly and respecting the opinion of others in discussion.
  8. Taking pride in our organization, activities, supervised experience programs, exhibits and the occupation of agriculture.
  9. Sharing with others experiences and knowledge gained by attending national and state meetings.
  10. Strive to establish and enhance my skills through agricultural education in order to enter a successful career.
  11. Appreciate and promote diversity in our organization.
Adopted by the Delegates at the 1952 National FFA Convention.