Category Archives: Horticulture Production Management

Soil Testing Lab

 

Stark County students Chelsey Swofford (left) and Jessica Scobee conduct soil tests on a garden soil sample during a recent Horticulture Production Management class.

Quizlet Vocabulary Flash Cards

This website contains flashcards for vocabulary review and equipment identification for the agriculture education courses at Stark County High School.

http://quizlet.com/fairfld61

2012-2013 Stark County FFA Calendar of Events

This a tentative calendar of FFA activities at the section, district, state and national levels of the FFA organization. Additional activities will be added at the local level once calendars are officially set.

Section 3 FFA Calendar of Events 2012-2013

Careers in Agriculture

A collection of videos showcasing some of the more than 300 career opportunities available in the agriculture industry.

http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL7B61381EE0438243&feature=plcp

Reading Architect Scales for Landscape Design

Forestry Career Development Event

Pacing and Compass

http://www.gardenguides.com/131742-illinois-tree-leaf-identification.html

http://www.mtzion.k12.il.us/tree/tree_home.html

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Stark County FFA  placed fifth at the Section 3 Forestry Career Development Event at Galva.

Nolan Elsasser and Pierce Brimmer complete the tree identification practicum of the Forestry CDE.

Mitchell Hulsey and Devin Ford work on the equipment identification practicum of the Section Forestry CDE.

Section 3 Forestry Career Development Event

September 27, 2011

Wiley Park – Galva, Illinois

Team Results:

1) Galva

2) Orion

3) Sherrard

4) Kewanee

5) Stark County

6) Alwood

Stark County Results:

Devin Ford 263, Pierce Brimmer 251, Dakota Kubiak 209, Mitchell Hulsey 167, Nolan Elsasser 157. Also participating were Colton Schmitt, Bruce Appenheimer, and Courtney Toland. CDE consisted of Tree Identification, Compass Reading, Equipment Identification, Chainsaw Parts Identification and a Written Exam.

Life According to Bill Gates

Hey! It’s back to school time! Here is some constructive advice from Mr. Bill Gates. Enjoy!

Bill Gates’ Rules of Life