Monthly Archives: October 2016

2016 National FFA Convention

Stark County members attended the 89th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. Convention Sessions, Career Expo, Shopping Mall, Career Development Events, Tours, World’s Toughest Rodeo, and Concert with Cole Swindell and Chris Young.

Cobe Miller,  Mike Steelman, Bailey Real, Jessica Purdy, and Samantha Wall

Cobe Miller, Mike Steelman, Bailey Real, Jessica Purdy, and Samantha Wall

 

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2016 Agriscience – Leaving the Leftovers Lab

Agriscience class set up an experiment that determined the effect of crop residue on water infiltration into the soil profile. Students discovered that crop residue mixed into the soil allowed more water to infiltrate the surface reducing runoff and erosion during a rainfall.

 

2016 Land Use Career Development Event

Freshmen Land Use Team (l to r) Ryan Bogner, Wyatt Bantz, Colton Gallion, Jared Rouse, and Gage Fogelsonger.

Freshmen Land Use Team (l to r) Ryan Bogner, Wyatt Bantz, Colton Gallion, Jared Rouse, and Gage Fogelsonger.

Varsity Land Use CDE (l to r) Cammille Gaspard, Mike Steelman, Bailey Real, Katie McCauley, and Makenzie Snyder.

Varsity Land Use CDE (l to r) Cammille Gaspard, Mike Steelman, Bailey Real, Katie McCauley, and Makenzie Snyder.

Section III Soils CDE Results

Teams

  School Points
1 Cambridge 828
2 Orion 790
3 Bureau Valley 774
4 Galva 772
5 Princeton 762
6 Annawan 744
7 Geneseo 738
8 Wethersfield 660
9 Stark County 636
10 Sherrard 624
11 Riverdale 574
12 Alwood 508
13 Kewanee 466

 

Individuals        

1 Danielle Adams Cambridge 288
2 Tom Clifton Orion 276
3 Michael Seabloom Orion 276
4 Kaity Smith Bureau Valley 272
5 Hannah Thompson Cambridge 272
6 Cameron Gray Cambridge 268
7 Cole Wright Princeton 268
8 Carter Smook Cambridge 268
9 Austin Reed Cambridge 264
10 Parker Taylor Galva 264

 

Greenhand Division

Teams

1 Cambridge 838
2 Orion 774
3 Geneseo 650
4 Bureau Valley 550
5 Kewanee 550
6 Stark County 540
7 Alwood 348
8 Wethersfield 315

 

Individuals

1 Kaiden Vinavich Cambridge 292
2 Wade Gardner Orion 280
3 Bradliegh Schafer Cambridge 280
4 Weston Brown Cambridge 274
5 Bree Olson Cambridge 272
6 Kristen Johnson Cambridge 266
7 Conner Scott Orion 266
8 Allie Blint Cambridge 264
9 Logan Nodien Cambridge 246
10 Caden Bowers Cambridge 246

 

 

2016 Monsanto Fantasy Farming Yield Challenge

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Troy Coziahr from the Monsanto Learning Research Center in Monmouth, Illinois conducts a yield check with the SCHS FFA Tour Group.

Troy Coziahr from the Monsanto Learning Research Center in Monmouth, Illinois conducts a yield check with the SCHS FFA Tour Group.

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YIELD RESULTS
School YIELD
VIT 236.60
Stark County 228.92
Farmington 204.53
Cambridge 202.41
Spoon River Valley 202.38
Sherrard 199.38
Monmouth-Roseville 196.27
Mercer County 195.75
Rockridge 192.41
AlWood 188.40
Abingdon-Avon 182.89
Geneseo 181.76
Eureka 176.56
West Central 163.99
ROWVA 158.31
United 141.34
Macomb 129.64

 

PROFITABILITY RESULTS
School Profit/Acre
VIT $38.73
Stark County -$8.48
Farmington -$64.30
Monmouth-Roseville -$71.90
Mercer County -$81.00
AlWood -$106.78
Spoon River Valley -$111.14
Cambridge -$136.63
Sherrard -$143.62
Geneseo -$176.09
Abingdon-Avon -$187.86
Eureka -$193.25
Rockridge -$213.74
ROWVA -$222.46
West Central -$229.31
Macomb -$295.33
United -$316.83

2016 LeRoy FFA Alumni Trapshoot Invitational

Bryce Lafollett, Wyatt Schupp, Cobe Miller, and Gavin Smith particpated in the LeRoy FFA Alumni Trapshoot.

Bryce Lafollett, Wyatt Schupp, Cobe Miller, and Gavin Smith particpated in the LeRoy FFA Alumni Trapshoot.

Stark County placed seventh in the thirteen team competition at the LeRoy FFA Alumni Trapshoot. Cobe Miller placed sixth and Wyatt Schupp placed ninth individually.

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