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Iowa Postsecondary Agricultural Student Organization (PAS)

The Iowa Postsecondary Agricultural Student Organization (PAS) is an organization associated with agriculture/agribusiness and natural resources offerings in approved postsecondary institutions offering associate degrees or vocational diplomas and/or certificates.

PAS is one of the ten career and technical student organizations that has been approved by the U. S. Department of Education as an integral part of career and technical education. We are affiliated with the National Postsecondary Agricultural Students Organization and live out the motto "Uniting Education and Industry in Agriculture."

State Activities
2014 Iowa Leadership Conference

October 9-10, 2014

Iowa Central Community College

Fort Dodge, Iowa


                                       

Conference Registration Available Here
                                                                                                                                               






Upcoming Events:

-Iowa PAS Board of Directors Meeting (Tentative) - Dec. 5, 2014

-Iowa PAS Board of Directors Meeting (Team Ag Ed.) (Tentative) - Jan. 17, 2014

-Iowa PAS State Conference - Feb. 4-5, 2015

-National PAS Conference - Mar. 11-14, 2015

-Iowa PAS Board of Directors Meeting (Team Ag. Ed) (Tentative) - Mar. 21, 2014

-Iowa FFA Leadership Conference (Board Display & Workshop) - Apr. 19-21, 2014

-Iowa State Fair (Board Display) - Aug. 13-23, 2015

                                   

                                                                                                                      
                                               
                           Other Ag/ Ag News Websites:          
              
  Iowa FFA Foundation
FFA Enrichment Center
National PAS Organization
Iowa Association of Career and Technical Education
ACTE (Association for Career and Technical Education)
AgrowKnowledge 

Contacts
Jamie Pudenz
PAS State President 
(712) 210-6609

Jerry Lamers
PAS Executive Director
(515) 468-1479

Dwayne Faidley
PAS Treasurer
(515) 669-9633
   

                  
National PAS Conference

 

National PAS Conference
March 11-14, 2015
  Riverside Hotel
  Boise, Idaho 
                       

           For more information click on  
            National PAS Organization 

           

    or contact Craig McEnany at    camcenany@dmacc.edu

                                                            
      

The national organization was organized in March 1979 under Draft Bylaws. PAS was officially funded in March 1980 in Kansas City, Missouri. PAS of Iowa was originally called Agricultural Career Training of Iowa (ACT) and was organized 1979. It was later renamed to Postsecondary Agricultural Students Organization of Iowa and is celebrating 25 years of growth and success.

Membership consists of members from 13 colleges in Iowa. It is available to students in agriculture/agribusiness/natural resources postsecondary programs. National PAS membership now totals some 1,400 members from 62 Chapters located in 18 states. It is available to students in agriculture/agribusiness/natural resources postsecondary programs in approximately 550 institutions in all 50 states.