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Black River FFA Buyer Letter Contest

Repeats every week until Sat Jul 01 2017.
Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, June 30, 2017 - 8:00am
Black River Schools
Contact email:
Contact name:
Christina Howard


To increase buyer understanding and participation at livestock sales by challenging junior fair sellers to complete a well-written, persuasive, and concise buyer letter.


Age Divisions:

Junior – 3rd-5th graders

Intermediate – 6th-8th graders

Senior – 9th graders-graduate



-1st place in each division – $20 gift card -2nd place in each division – $10 gift card -Animal Specific Gift for Overall Most Creative Letter



Contact Christina Howard, FFA Advisor, at or Committee Chair, Callee Aviles at


  • Click HERE to view rules and entry information.

  • Click HERE for sample buyer letters.

  • Click HERE for what to include and not to include.