(L-R) Logan McKown, Darrien McKown,
Nicholas Smith, and Hillary Lane
Submitted by Don Poage
Calhoun County FFA Advisor
Four Calhoun FFA members attended the small farm
conference held in Morgantown, February 28th. The students pictured above attended 3 youth agriculture entrepreneurship workshops
before attending a special luncheon and awards presentation.
In December, Nick Smith and Hillary Lane submitted old pictures with a writing assignment based upon agriculture over 20 years ago. With 62
articles submitted throughout the state, Hillary received 3rd place
Honorable Mention and a check for $25. Her article focused on interviewing
Nick Smith was awarded 2nd place in the state and received
a check for $75. His article focused on the draft horse and their ability
to work the farm.
Congratulations to these students for a job well done in the Agriculture