August 27, 2019
FFA students displayed their skills and technique in the Ag Demonstration competition judged at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.
For the seventh year in a row, Roland-Story was named Champion Demonstration Chapter, displaying a DNA extraction demonstration. Wapsie Valley was named Reserve Champion Demonstration Chapter for the second year in a row for their Soils demonstration.
Thirty-six exhibitors from four chapters participated in the Ag Demonstrations at the Iowa State Fair. The demonstrations were judged based on organization, quality, delivery and supportive materials.
The Iowa State Fair is one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country and the single largest event in the state. The Fair began over 160 years ago and is now considered one of the best events in the nation, attracting more than one million Fairgoers every year from all over the world. The Fairgrounds are located at East 30th and East University, just off the interstate and minutes from Downtown Des Moines. Nothing Compares to State Fair Favorites: August 8-18, 2019. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.