By Jessica Millenbaugh, chapter reporter
During the week of Oct. 24 – 27 FFA members Jessica Lohr, Rebecca Enright, Tony Gwirtz, Jessica Millenbaugh, Cheyenne Johnson, Kendra Hudson, Taylor Lutz, Dalton Hoover, Kyle Hudson, Adam Widman, Alex Brause, Darren Thomas, chaperone Nate Rhodes, Andrew Betti and Advisor Krista Betti traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the National FFA Convention.
The group first stopped and made a tour in Springfield, OH of Dole, we toured the plant and watched the process of lettuce from raw material to being boxed up to be shipped. The next stop was a tour of the Dull Wind and Conservation Farm. We learned about wind mills and solar panels and also the production of seed corn. The chapter also stopped at Tuttle farms and toured the apple orchard and got to taste different varieties of apples. One stop was at Ozark Fisheries, which is a koi and goldfish producer.… Continue readingRead More »