Chillicothe FFA members attended the Area II FFA Awards Recognition Night held at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center in Chillicothe.
The awards recognition night is held each year to recognize members of the 28 area schools that make up the Area II FFA Association for their outstanding achievements during the year.
The items for which students were recognized, at the area level are the Fall speaking contests, FFA speaking contests, books, contests, talent, Area FFA Degree, proficiency awards, and officers.
Madelyn Warren, 2016-2017 Area II 1st Vice President, and the rest of the Area II Officer team conducted the ceremony. At the conclusion of the night, Claire Shipp was initiated as the 2017-2018 Area II Reporter.
Area Proficiencies were as follows:
1st Liberty Cox – Agriculture Education, 3rd Adler Marshall – Ag Mechanics Repair & Maintenance Placement, 3rd Madison Eller – Agricultural Processing, 2nd Christian Reed – Agricultural Sales Entrepreneurship, 2nd Wade Campbell – Agricultural Sales Placement, 2nd Levi Surber – Agricultural Services, 1st Emilee Haley – Agriscience Research Animal Systems, 2nd Brady Bothwell – Beef Production Entrepreneurship, 1st McKenzie Anderson – Dairy Production Entrepreneurship, 2nd Kimberlee Roney – Dairy Production Placement, 1st Brady Bothwell – Diversified Agriculture Production, 3rd Elena Boon – Diversified Crop Production Entrepreneurship, 1st Gunnar Leach – Diversified horticulture, 2nd Kaylie Campbell – Diversified Livestock Production, 3rd Jake Sampsel – Environmental Science & Natural Resources Management, 2nd Claire Shipp – Food Science and Technology, 3rd Sheridan Guilford – Food Service, 3rd Isaiah Boon – Forage Production, 1st Kade Plattner – Goat Production, 2nd Marley Anderson – Grain Production Entrepreneurship, 3rd Kaylee Peel – Landscape Management, 1st Kyle Hansen – Sheep Production, 2nd Cole Gutshall – Small Animal Production & Care, 2nd Lane Peters – Specialty Animal Production, 3rd Peyton Hein – Turf Grass Management, 1st Austin Case – Vegetable Production, and 2nd Sarah Mason – Veterinary Science.