RALEIGH — Three members of the Midway FFA Chapter were recognized with first place Agriscience Fair Projects by the North Carolina FFA Association. This recognition was given on June 21, 2016, during the 88th North Carolina FFA State Convention held at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh. These awards were sponsored by BASF. The chapter FFA advisors are Scott Jolly and Allison Kee.
Students receiving recognition were: Elizabeth Brewer – Project titled “Where Did I Come From?” and Morgan Naylor and Zannah Tyndall – Project titled “Cows Have More Mass, Hogs Have More Gas… True or False?”
Students placing first, second and third in the state received a medal and on stage recognition during the North Caroilina State FFA Convention. First place projects advance to national competition.
The North Carolina FFA is a youth organization of over 20,000 student members preparing for leadership and careers in the science, business and technology of agriculture with nearly 285 local chapters across the state. FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. Visit www.ncffa.org for more information.