GAINESVILLE, Florida – Florida FFA is pleased to announce the winners of the State Tool Identification Career Development Event.  The winners of this event will be recognized at the 88th Florida FFA State Convention and Expo in July.  The competitive event was held on December 1, 2015 in Haines City, FL.

The top five teams received awards sponsored by John Cloran, as a special project of the Florida FFA Foundation.

The Tool Identification Career Development Event is designed to develop the ability to correctly identify the names and uses of a variety of tools common to the Agricultural Education Curriculum.

The High Individual was Katyanna Carr from the Fort White FFA Chapter.  Fort White team members included Katyanna Carr, Cassidy Bruce, Tristian Biddle and Andrew Faul  Their advisor is Jill Huesman.

Middle School Teams

 Placing    Total      Team

1         440  FT WHITE MS

2         433  LAFAYETTE MS

3         423  OCOEE MS

4         421  BUFFALO CREEK MS

5         418  CHIEFLAND MS

6         408  LAKE BUTLER MS

7         403  CRYSTAL LAKE MS

8         390  FROSTPROOF MS

9         388  LAKE WEIR MS

10        387  OKEECHOBEE YEARLING MS

11        381  HIGH SPRINGS

12        377  GRAY MS

13        376  WESTWOOD CHRISTIAN MS

14        375  OKECHOBEE OSCEOLA MS

15        374  CLERMONT MS

16        367  CEDAR KEY MS

17        363  TURKEY CREEK MS

18        363  WILLISTON MS

19        353  OSCEOLA MS

20        350  PIEDMONT LAKES MS

21        348  PAXTON

22        347  BRONSON MS

23        344  AVON PARK MS

24        340  LINCOLN MS

25        340  HAILE MS

26        337  TOMLIN MS

27        326  CH PRICE MS

28        325  FT MEADE MS

29        325  MADISON CENTRAL MS

30        320  HILL GUSTAT

31        314  SUWANNEE MS

32        312  WESTWOOD MS

33        312  KATHLEEN MS

34        308  BARTOW MS

35        304  LAKE PLACID MS

36        302  MARSHALL MS

37        297  GALAXY MS

38        297  MARTINEZ MS

39        295  CORNER LAKE MS

40        294  LAKE ASBURY JR

41        289  HARDEE MS

42        287  NOLAN MS

43        282  JENKINS MS

44        279  SUNRDIGE MS

45        274  MULBERRY MS

46        273  ZEPHYRHILLS MS

47        273  MCLAUGHLIN MS

48        272  BRADFORD MS

49        269  UMATILLA MS

50        247  TAYLOR MS

51        246  ROOSEVELT MS

52        201  MANN MS

53         198  APOPKA MEMORIAL MS

 

ABOUT THE FLORIDA FFA ASSOCIATION

The Florida FFA Association is a premier youth, leadership organization with over 17,000 middle and high school student members – as part of over 300 local FFA chapters across the state. FFA members participate in nearly 50 leadership and career development events each year. The FFA mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.

The Florida FFA Association is a resource and support organization that does not select, control, supervise or approve local chapter or individual member activities except as expressly provided for in the Florida FFA Association Constitution and Bylaws.

The Florida FFA Association affirms its belief in the value of all human beings and seeks diversity in its membership, leadership and staff as an equal opportunity employer.

THE AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION MISSION

Agricultural education prepares students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices in the global agriculture, food, fiber and natural resource systems.

THE FFA MISSION

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

For more information about Florida FFA and agricultural education, visit floridaffa.org.

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