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Agriculture

BV FFA participates in Agronomy CDE

Bureau Valley FFA members Emma Deppen (front row, from left) Nicole Bannick, Kelly Sierens, Andrew Smith, Katie Smith and Tiana Kennedy; and (back row) Annika Carter, Addie Schoff, Maddie Dahl, Kristyn Ehnle, Marissa Lewis, Garret Jackson, Megan Hunt and Sydney Sweenie participated in the Section III Agronomy CDE Nov. 14. Students were tasked to identify insects, weeds and seeds. They also judged four rings of crops and took a written test. BV place eighth overall with a total of 1,073 points. Kennedy was the top scorer for BV with 401 points.

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