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Agriculture

Bureau Valley FFA members attend leadership camp

MONTICELLO — Kristyn Ehnle, Chris Shynk and Blaine Peterson of the Bureau Valley FFA Chapter attended the 2014 Illinois FFA Leadership Camp, held at Allerton Park near Monticello July 22-25.

The students were among more than 300 campers from across the state who gathered to develop leadership skills and learn more about the FFA.

Campers participated in a challenge course to develop teamwork skills, Ag Olympics, FFA power sessions, a dance and a large water balloon fight. They also listened to presentations from the Illinois FFA Alumni, Illinois Foundation FFA and State Officer Team.

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