MOULTRIE — Colquitt County High School FFA members competed Feb. 4 at the state contest in agricultural marketing. The team won first place at the area competition with its agricultural marketing plan based on Lauri Jo’s Southern Style Canning in Norman Park. The team placed 2nd in the state with their plan and presentation. Team members, from left, Elizabeth Horne, Michael Schwarz and Katie Beth Tucker studied the current market and developed an advertising plan based on a real business model. The students will be honored on stage at the State FFA Convention in April in Macon.
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FFA banquet recognizes students' success
The Colquitt County FFA carried out one of its greatest traditions on Feb. 27, by honoring members for their accomplishments at the chapter’s 84th annual parent-member banquet. In addition, during National FFA Week over half a million FFA members across the nation — and 898 Colquitt County FFA members — celebrated the national theme “Ignite.”
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Farmer directs donation to Colquitt County FFA
Local farmer Jedd Davis has directed a $2,500 donation to the Colquitt County High School FFA. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will be used to help send students to leadership conferences.
Natural Resources Conservation Workshop set for ABAC
Over $18,000 in college scholarships, back-to-nature field trips, and a true taste of college life will be on the line for students who attend this year’s Natural Resources Conservation Workshop (NRCW) on June 8-12 at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.
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