Mississinawa FFA places in state

UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley MVCTC FFA chapter would like to congratulate Syenna Purdin, Cheyenne Vititoe, Taylee Woodbury, and Caeden Fritz for being the top scoring individuals for the Junior High Equine Management Contest.

These students’ scores placed the chapter first in the state! On March 22, students from the chapter participated in the online Equine Management. The students current horse evaluation and selection techniques in addition to developing management skills are necessary for success in the equine industry. Many students took hours of time studying and preparing for this contest and their hard work paid off.

Congratulations Equine Management Team!

Also, the chapter would like to congratulate Daniel Hartzell, Adyson Lavy, and Jonesha Bobo for being the top scoring individuals for the Agronomy Contest. These students’ scores placed the chapter first in the state in the junior high division. Students from the chapter participated in the online Agronomy Contest. The students that participated were asked multiple questions dealing with insects, larvae, seeds, plants, and diseases.

Many students took hours of time studying and preparing for this contest and their hard work paid off. Congratulations Agronomy Team!

Last but not least, the chapter would like to congratulate Ethan Grow, Hayden Miller, Nick Ward, and Emily Byram for being the top scoring students for the Junior High General Livestock Contest. These students’ scores placed the chapter tenth in the state.

Students from the chapter participated in the online General Livestock Contest. The students make accurate and logical observations of livestock, decide on the desirable traits in marketing and breeding livestock, and select and market livestock that will satisfy consumer demands and provide increased economic returns to producers. Many students took hours of time studying and preparing for this contest and their hard work paid off.

Congratulations Junior High General Livestock Team!

From left to right: Daniel Hartzell, Jonesha Bobo, and Adyson Lavy.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/web1_20210408_085459.jpgFrom left to right: Daniel Hartzell, Jonesha Bobo, and Adyson Lavy. Provided photo

From left to right: Emily Byram, Nick Ward, and Ethan Grow.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/web1_20210408_085330-0.jpgFrom left to right: Emily Byram, Nick Ward, and Ethan Grow. Provided photo

From left to right: Caeden Fritz, Taylee Woodbury, Syenna Purdin, and Cheyene Vititoe.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/web1_20210408_085425.jpgFrom left to right: Caeden Fritz, Taylee Woodbury, Syenna Purdin, and Cheyene Vititoe. Provided photo

By Lilly Severance

Mississinawa MVCTCFFA Reporter