FFA team meets with sponsor in Kentucky
Members of the Nevada state FFA dairy cattle evaluation team met with the sponsor representative, Randy Schuring of Associated Milk Producers Inc. The team was one of 45 participating in the National FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation Career Development Event at the 72nd National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky.
The members of the team are Amiee Hoskins, Crystal Hellwinkel and Jesse Hellwinkel. The team was accompanied by their advisors and coaches, Krista Moore and Chris Hellwinkel.
Associated Milk Producers Inc., New Ulm, Minn., and Westfalia-Surge LLC, Naperville, Ill., sponsor the National FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation Career Development Event as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. The event is held at Broadbent Arena in Louisville, Ky.
Future Farmers of America is a national organization of 451,997 members preparing for leadership and careers in the science, business and technology of agriculture. Local, state and national programs provide opportunities for students to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. The organization has 7,268 local chapters located throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands.
FFA’s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. National FFA Online, http://www.ffa.org, FFA’s internet Web site, can provide information about the National FFA.