Longview FFA chapter earns area honors
Longview FFA Meats Team also placed 1st at Sul Ross State University and 3rd at Northwest. Isidro Alvarez was the High Point Individual at the Sul Ross State University and Northwest Meat Science Career Development Event.
Career Development Events build on what is learned in agricultural classes and encourage members to put their knowledge into practice. Approximately 14,100 students began the statewide tournament in 28 different events which reflect classroom instruction in technical, leadership, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
From left to right: LHS Ag Teacher John Denson, Lamante Talbert, Isidro Alvarez, Ty Crabb, Kayla Owings, and Texas State FFA President Jason Edmondson.