Rushville Republican

Agriculture

September 24, 2012

National FFA Convention competitors

RUSHVILLE — Pictured are RCHS FFA members who will be competing in the approaching National FFA Convention in Indianapolis the fourth week of October. The local chapter will be represented by team members in National Milk Quality & Products Career Development: Sarah Harpring, Jessica Miller, Ross Pickering and Raegan Smith; and in Veterinary Science competition: Jill Yager, Katie Schroeder, Becca Riggs and Matthew Neuman. Mason Gordon will represent the local chapter in Creed Speaking.

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