• Coach Major
    Rivalries coming together
    --Contact me at: jmajor@augusta.k12.va.us or
     (540) 886-4286

    What I teach:

    ·       Turfgrass Establishment and Maintenance 

    ·       Advanced Turfgrass Applications

    ·       Agriculture Production Technology III

    ·       Agriculture Management lV

     

    Hobbies and Interest:

    ·       Coaching Football

    ·       Hunting

    ·       Camping

    ·       Traveling

    ·       Metal working and welding

    ·       Working with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, FFA, and Triple F Club.

    General Syllabus:

    1.     Introduction to FFA

    2.    Public Speaking, job interview, personal financial management skills, leadership

    3.    Careers in agriculture

    4.    Agriculture animal science and production (livestock, dairy, horse, etc.)

    5.    Agriculture mechanics (welding, oxy cutting, small engines, basic electricity, painting, woodworking, masonry, tractor parts and systems, etc.)

    6.    Forestry (tree id, urban forestry, hardwoods, softwoods, tree harvesting, etc.)

    7.    Turf Grass Management (weed id, application of fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, grass seed, filed preparation, field management, painting, mowing, etc.)

     

    Football is like life; it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority. Vince Lombardi