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North Union FFA members are National Champions

11/8/2017

North Union FFA members recently competed in the Agronomy Career Development Event (CDE) at the national level at the Annual National FFA Convention and Expo, held in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The agronomy team members possess an in-depth knowledge of seeds, insects, soils and crops. They also work together to demonstrate skills in solving complex problems related to crop production.

Each of the 36 state winning teams representing their state brought four members to the competition. The team consisted of Grayson Plotner, Carter Wedding, Abby Chadwick, and Sarah Chadwick. Their individual standings are as follows; Grayson - number one individual in the nation, Carter- 4th, Sarah Chadwick-7th and Abby Chadwick -9th place.

North Union FFA chapter has won this competition at the National level four of the last 5 years. Their agronomy coach is Jared Evans. The North Union FFA advisors are Tom Jolliff and Breck Mooneyham.