2017 State convention
April 5th-7th we had nineteen members compete at State Convention this year. The Agriscience team placed 3rd and individually and Dylan Manchanthasouk placed 3rd individually. Michaela Chiplaski, Brennan Manley, and K.C. Simpson received purples also. In Agronomy the team consisting of Julia Shipman, Hannah Vance, Ashley McCleary, and Blaine Minnick received a red ribbon. Individually, Julia Shipman and Ashley McCleary received red ribbons and Blaine Minnick received a white ribbon. In Farm Management consisting of Maria Ockinga, Tristan Niles, Mary Nibbe, and Morgan Nibbe. Individually, Tristan received a blue ribbon, Mary received a red ribbon, and Maria received a white ribbon. In Meats individually Drue Schmitz received a white ribbon and Adam Moore received a red ribbon. Individually in Welding Zach Simpson received a purple ribbon, and Gus Schriner received a red ribbon. In Natural Resources,the team received a blue ribbon. Individually Morgan Nibbe and Tristan Niles received blues, Maria Ockinga received a red, and Jocelyn Shipman received a white. As a Chapter, we received a Bronze Rating in Growing Leaders and Building Communities; and a Silver Rating in Strengthening Agriculture. Along with seventeen other chapters, we also received our National Chapter Award. Tristan Niles, Maria Ockinga, and Taylor Manchanthasouk received their state degrees.