Monthly Archives: September 2015

2015 Section Forestry Career Development Event

Forestry CDE involves tree identification, forestry equipment identification, compass reading, mapping, and written exam.

Forestry Team Results  117 FFA Members/8 Schools

 

1 Galva 1110
2 Orion 1062
3 Bureau Valley 919
4 Sherrard 793
5 Cambridge 722
6 Kewanee 637
7 Stark County 560
8 Alwood 509

 

Individual Results

 

1 Greta Rux Galva 408
2 Payton Weston Galva 382
3 Kim Larson Galva 383
4 Katie Larson Galva 368
5 Wesley Tennent Orion 363
6 Knute Larson Galva 362
7 AJ Stone Galva 358
8 Olivia King Galva 354
9 Chase Gripp Bureau Valley 352
10 Brandon Freed Orion 350

 

Greenhand Team Results

 

1 Galva 950
2 Orion 818
3 Stark County 405
4 Bureau Valley 354

 

 

 

Greenhand Individual Results

 

1 Laura Muller Galva 338
2 Petra Kneuk Galva 331
3 Raige Ballard Galva 319
4 Elizabeth Witford Galva 317
5 Gunner Spivey Galva 314
6 Emilyann Wexell Galva 312
7 Michael Seabloom Orion 302
8 Andrew Wiedenmann Orion 288
9 Darrah Schilling Galva 283
10 Shivam Patel Galva 273

Practicums

Tree Id (trees & limbs)

Compass (pacing & azimuth readings)
Equipment (photos)
Written Test (scantron)
5th Category  Map Reading/Legal Land Descriptions

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2015 Monsanto Learning Center – Monmouth, Illinois

Eight members of the SCHS FFA Chapter toured the Monsanto Learning Center in Monmouth, Illinois as part of the Fantasy Farming Challenge sponsored by Monsanto. Ty Schierer, Skylar Williamson, Jessica Purdy, Cobe Miller, Bailey Real, Mike Steelman, Keegan Gerard, Mr. Fairfield, and Katie McCauley.

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2015 Section FFA Horse Career Development Event

Daphne King, Courtney Jones, and Ashley Gale participated in the Section and State FFA Horse Career Development Event.

Section 3 FFA State Horse Judging CDE
Date: September 19, 2015
Host: Black Hawk East (Sherrard)
10 schools; 41 individuals
Team Placings
1 Geneseo 1095
2 Orion 1076
3 Cambridge 1057
4 Sherrard 993
5 Galva 978
6 Bureau Valley 907
7 Stark County 894
8 Annawan 876
9 Alwood 585
10 Kewanee 350

2015 Surveying in Agriculture Mechanics Technology

 

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Slope, Differential Leveling, Profile Leveling, Backsights, Foresights, Instrument Height, Elevation, Pacing, Benchmarks!

2015 Compass Reading and Pacing

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