Mission Valley FFA

Congratulation so Kelly Hoelting and John Bergin for receiving the National Association of Agricultural Educators Outstanding Middle/ Secondary Agricultural Education Program Award, that was given at the NAAE annual convention in Las Vegas on November 30.

Awesome Job!



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Mission Valley FFA was given an official send off to the National Convention in Indianapolis, IN.  We wish them the best of luck!!!

               

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**Mission Valley was named the Kansas Association of Agriculture Educators Outstanding Agriculture Education program in the state of Kansas.

**John Bergin and Kelly Hoelting both won many awards in the Ideas Unlimited divisions..each winning 1st in at least 1 category.

**The New Horizons for Youth Foundation (through the Dover Community Foundation) has awarded $1000 in local SAE grants to 6 Mission Valley FFA members. The local winners are Keith Jones, Jesse Bruner, Rob Phillips, Cohle Phillips, Adam McGinley, and Christen Radamacher.

4 National SAE Grant Winners, each winning $1,000--most in Kansas, 2nd in the nation.
Rebekah Cain--goat production
Seth Rudeen--bee production
Caleb Hinck--wildlife management
Cody Kealy--bee production

1 State SAE Grant Winner--$500
Sam Gleason--Swine Production

**13 FFA members receive the Cargill Blue jacket grant. This is the most we have ever had, and the most to any chapter in Kansas. 
 Winners--Clay Phillips, Paula Taylor, Sarah Tennison, Lizzy Anderson, Brandon Hittle, C.J. Jones, Brent Coats, Jesse Bruner, Caleb Hinck, Chase Parks, Chris Anderson, Daylee Logan and Keith Jones. 


Mary & Dan Daniel nominated the FFA for the $2500 Monsanto Communities that Grow grant.  Tyler Phillips and Emily Schwant traveled to the Topeka Farm Show to be a part of the presentation.