Each year, the Fayette FFA members practice for the Rural and Urban Soils Contest. This year the District Rural Soil participants were Casen Burkholder, Seth Beaverson, Wade Burkholder, Ceairia Keller, Taylor West, Paige Keefer, and Jessie Wheeler. Urban participants were Mason Maginn, Haley Clifton, Christian Suarez, Tharyn Colegrove, Kaela Seiler, Andrew Lichtenwald, Austin Jennings, and Isaiah Garret. Members that moved on to the state Rural Contest were Wade Burkholder, Paige Keefer, Taylor West, and Casen Burkholder. Great job!
Every year Fayette FFA offers a Dairy Foods contest for the members to participate in. In this contest, members tasted different cheese, milks, and learn how to determine if a cow has Mastitis. Members that participated in the dairy foods contest this year were: Miranda Minzey, Emilie Keiser, Jessie Wheeler, Alexis Fruchey, Michaela Bates, Haley Perdue, Noah Logston, and Paige Aschemeier.
Members can also participate in Dairy Judging where they judge cattle. Members who participated were Jena Myers, Demi Powers, Seth Beaverson, Wade Burkholder, Taylor West, Paige Keefer, Joel Smith, Casen Burkholder, Junior Brehm, Tharyn Colegrove, Christopher Jaso, Austin Lopez, and Austin Jennings.
There is also a trap shoot that members can participate in every year in Wauseon, OH at the Fulton County Sportsman Club. At this activity, the members shot 25 clay pigeons each. Members who participated this year were Casen Burkholder.