Wellman FFA Members Grab Top Horticulture Prize at Iowa State Fair
August 11, 2018
One-hundred and twelve exhibitors entered 1082 vegetables in the FFA Horticulture competition judged Thursday August 9 at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.
Stacey Weets of Tipton claimed the High Point Exhibitor Award. Dylan Schrock of Wellman received the Reserve High Point Exhibitor Award.
Additional results below:
Champion) Justine Theis, Montezuma
Reserve Champion) Greta Schmidt, Wellman
Vegetable Container Display
Champion) Stacy Weets, Tipton
Reserve Champion) Madeline Samson, Leon
School Facility Grown
Champion) Veronica Jones, Troy Mills
Reserve Champion) Kaitlyn Bean, Troy Mills
Champion) Kaden Pollock, Packwood
Reserve Champion) Grant Soukup, Alburnet
1) Mid - Prairie- Wellman
3) Agri Power- Eddyville
4) NE Goose Lake – Goose Lake
7) Central Trail - Leon
8) North Linn – Troy Mills
9) Calamus Wheatland
10) West Branch
Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines is Iowa’s greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. “Nothing Compares” to State Fair Moments, August 9-19, 2018. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.