State FFA Results
South Dakota FFA To Award Scholarships
BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota FFA is dedicated to premier leadership, personal growth, and career success and is therefore proud to support South Dakota FFA members in their post-secondary education. The following scholarships will be awarded at the 91st South Dakota FFA State Convention as part of the South Dakota FFA Foundation’s collegiate scholarship program.
Bayer Scholarships As a Four Star Team Ag Ed Partner with the South Dakota FFA Foundation, Bayer sponsors a$500 scholarship.
Hitchcock-Tulare Degree Recipients
Ty Hofer and Grant Hamilton received their State FFA degrees. This is the highest degree a FFA member can earn on the state level.
Hitchcock-Tulare FFA are the State FFA Meats Champions
The Hitchcock-Tulare FFA meats team placed 1st out of 31 teams and qualified for the national convention. The national convention will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana October 30, 2019 .
Pictured left to right:
Titus Waldner,1st ind. gold rating , Bailey Binger,3rd- ind. gold, Ty Hofer, 5th ind. gold, and Grant Hamilton, 6th Ind. gold.
The Hitchcock-Tulare FFA agronomy team placed 4th
From left to right:
Jed Waldner,5th place-gold, Danielle Nowell, 14th-gold)Caden Bottum(27th-silver) and Kyle Hamilton(13th-gold)
The Ag Mechanics team placed 32nd and consisted of Dawson Gahm, 52nd-silver , Kodee Anderson, Logan Gilbert, and Wyatt Brooker
The floriculture team placed 28th and the team consisted of Jennifer Hughes, 55th-silver Ashley Godfrey, and Emma Shult
The milk quality team placed 27th and the team consisted of Silas Harford, Kordel Kohnen, Caden Miller, and Jack Boomsma
The poultry team placed 11th and consisted of Raymond Cole, Zach Gilbert, Elliot Harford, and Briar Kloss
Honorary State Degree
Jeff Gottman, manager of ADM at Hitchcock, received the Honorary State FFA degree at the state FFA convention. This award was presented for his years of service to the FFA
Pictured is the state FFA treasurer Grady Gullickson presenting Jeff Gottman with Honorary State FFA Degree.