Staunton FFA Competes in Agronomy Contest
October 25, 2023
By Brianna Kruse, Staunton FFA Chapter Officer
The Staunton FFA chapter competed in the Section 15 Agronomy career development event at Highland High School on Oct. 4. In the Agronomy CDE members complete various practicums that tests their knowledge of various agronomy concepts including: crop seed identification, equipment identification, and insect identification; as well as take a general knowledge test. Members also evaluated samples of corn and corn silage. This year, 14 Staunton FFA members competed. The discovery team, consisting of 6th -8th grade students placed 3rd with Ethan Kr...