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Date: January 16, 2018
Contact: Brit Milazzo

FFA Team Succeeds at PA Farm Show

An FFA team from Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology fared well at this year’s PA Farm Show competition held earlier this month in Harrisburg.

For the fourth year in a row, the team placed first for the Landscape Exhibit. Landscape and Horticulture students involved were Charlee Harris, Robert Ficarro, Landon Wagner, Jarrod Williams and Alexis Witherite.

This year’s landscape exhibit theme was to create a “landscape of the future,” instructor Joe Luther said.

Other student winners:

Individual results:
Nichole Haupt, third place in Patio Planter
Maddie Allen, fourth place in Dish Garden  

Makaylinn Wilson, fifth place in Hanging Basket

First year FFA jacket recipients:
Mason Ault
Darren Freed
Brittany Royer 

Demo Contestants:
Mason Ault, Darren Freed, Brittany Royer -- Building a food storage rack
Robert Ficarro, Nate Spahr, Jarrod Williams -- Creating a planter from antiques


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