Iowa State Fair

FFA: Floriculture

August 18, 2021

Forty-two exhibitors entered 432 flowers in the FFA Floriculture competition judged on Thursday, August 12, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Clark Spencer of Red Oak won the Award of Excellence.

Quinn Schmidt of Mid-Prairie won the Sweepstakes Trophy.

Grayce Williams of Tri-County won the Showing Contest.

Entries will be on display throughout the Fair from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the John Deere Agriculture Building sponsored by Alliant Energy.

Dahlia

Champion: Maddey Hartz; West Branch FFA, West Branch

Reserve Champion: Addie Wehde; West Branch FFA, West Branch

Rose

Champion: Sam Seddon; Agri-Power FFA, Eddyville

Reserve Champion: Eli VanRoekel; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Gladiola

Champion: Jessica Kroeger; North Scott FFA, Eldridge

Reserve Champion: Grayce Williams; Tri-County Community FFA, Thornburg

Marigold

Champion: Maddey Hartz; West Branch FFA, West Branch

Reserve Champion: Eli VanRoekel; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Zinnia

Champion: Quinn Schmidt; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Reserve Champion: Quinn Schmidt; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Petunia

Champion: Quinn Schmidt; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Reserve Champion: Emma Bradley; Albia FFA, Albia

Other

Champion: Clark Spencer; Red Oak FFA, Red Oak

Reserve Champion: Quinn Schmidt; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Chapter Award out of 14 chapters

  • Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman
  • Agri-Power FFA, Eddyville
  • West Branch FFA, West Branch
  • Griswold FFA, Griswold
  • North Scott FFA, Eldridge
  • Tri-County Community FFA, Thornburg
  • Montezuma FFA, Montezuma
  • Nevada FFA, Nevada
  • Clear Creek Amana FFA, Tiffin
  • Red Oak FFA, Red Oak