Wellman FFA Members Grab Top Horticulture Prize at Iowa State Fair
August 19, 2017
Ninety one exhibitors entered 922 vegetables in the FFA Horticulture competition judged Thursday August 10 at the 2017 Iowa State Fair.
Dylan Schrock of Wellman claimed the High Point Exhibitor Award. Aubrey Fay of Wellman received the Reserve High Point Exhibitor Award.
Additional results below:
Champion) Addison Parmer, Leon
Reserve Champion) Zachary Taylor, Story City
Vegetable Container Display
Champion) Stacy Weets, Tipton
Reserve Champion) Mackenzie Fay, Wellman
First Year Exhibitor
Champion) Aubrey Fay, Wellman
Champion) Clarie Solsma, Hartley
Reserve Champion) Bake Solsma, Hartley
Champion) Kaitlyn Bean, North Linn
Reserve Champion) Mid - Prairie FFA
1) Mid - Prairie- Wellman
2) Calamus Wheatland
3) Agri Power- Eddyville
5) Hartley Melvin Sanborn – Hartley
8) Roland Story - Story City
9) North Linn - Troy Mills
10) Central Trail – Leon
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 Thrills, August 10-20, 2017. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.