Sun, 30 Oct 2022 19:58:14 CDT
The Stillwater FFA Chapter captured more National Championships in the National FFA Agriscience Fair i Indianapolis then any other Chapter in the United States- and the five National Championships that were claimed by Stillwater make Oklahoma the top state in the nation in national winners in the Agriscience Fair. Behind Oklahoma- Florida and Texas each claimed four National titles here in 2022.
The National FFA Agriscience Fair recognizes students who gain real-world, hands-on experiences in agricultural enterprises. Students use scientific principles and emerging technologies to solve complex problems related to agriculture, food and natural resources. The agriscience fair is for middle and high school students. Students compete in one of six categories in the agriscience fair and under one of the six divisions- either individually or in a team.
The five National winners that represented the Stillwater FFA Chapter include:
Food Products and Processing Systems: Division 1
Esther VanOverbeke of the Stillwater FFA Chapter in Oklahoma (Pictured above)
Food Products and Processing Systems: Division 4
Trinity Blocsh and Aubrie McEndoo of the Stillwater FFA Chapter in Oklahoma
Power, Structural and Technical Systems: Division 3
Kaylee McAlister of the Stillwater FFA Chapter of Oklahoma
Social Science: Division 1
Lauren Crosthwait of the Stillwater FFA Chapter in Oklahoma
Social Science: Division 6
Emily Merideth and Emma Nelson of the Stillwater FFA Chapter in Oklahoma
These eight national award winners were a part of the some 2,000 Oklahoma FFA members that were a part of the Oklahoma FFA delegation at the 2022 National FFA Convention and Expo. Click here to learn more about the Oklahoma FFA Association.