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Marion-Florence FFA hosts Ag Awareness Day

Marion/Florence FFA Chapter held its 10th annual FFA Ag Awareness Day May 11 at the Marion transportation department.

The chapter invited third graders from Marion and Hillsboro elementary schools. Approximately 100 students participated in the activity.

The day included presentations on farming practices involving agricultural equipment, safety, and animal agriculture.

FFA members making presentations included Jessie Taylor, Dakin Ledford, Danny Hett, Joe Richmond, Eric Vogel, Derek Stuchlik, Adam Molleker, Mason Kukuk, Justin Herzet, Mitchell Ragland, Zach Richmond, Ariel Depler, Shelby Percell, Adam Cope, Sam Ehrlich, Jared Vondenkamp, Korey Linder, Taylor Harms, Colten Johnson, Louis Holt, and Ryan Jones.

The FFA chapter also organized a petting zoo for the students as one of the rotations.

Prairieland Partners John Deere and Straub International assisted with the program.

Last modified May 28, 2009