More than 20 agricultural teachers and college professors from throughout the United States met in Indianapolis to determine which FFA members and teams will compete for top honors in the 2016 National FFA Agriscience Fair.
The team of Matt Goddard and J.D. Stickley of the A.B. Graham Ohio Hi-Point FFA chapter was selected as a finalist this year in the Environmental Science/Natural Resource Science category in the Teams in Grades 10-12 division of the competition.
The team of Rachel Lokai and Natalie Zerkle was selected as a finalist in the Animal Science category in the Teams in Grades 7-9 division.
The fair is a key competition in the annual National FFA Convention & Expo to be held Oct. 19-22 in Indianapolis. To qualify, FFA members working as individuals or teams in grades seven through 12 are required to conduct a scientific research project focused on the agriculture or food science industries and win their state’s FFA Agriscience Fair.