On Sept. 16 the New Lexington FFA hosted the District 10 Forestry Contest. Out of the 10 schools New Lexington placed second with, Justin Gilliland and Logan Rose placing in the top 10 out of 80 students.
Throughout the contest the students were tested on; leaf identification, equipment identification, forest problems, general knowledge, chainsaw problems and identification of parts, and timber cruising. Congratulation to Justin Gilliland, Logan Rose, Nicole Middaugh, Tyler Yarbrough, Jordan Middaugh, Greg Thomas, Jenna Alfman, Dakota Brame, Brittany Wiseman, Jake Baker, Mara O’Connor, Austin Hammer, Devon Clark, Dylan Wright, Hunter Embry and Spencer Metzger. The New Lexington FFA would like to thank all the schools who participated in the contest.
Submitted by Nadia Boggs
New Lexington FFA Reporter