The Madison FFA Chapter had a very busy and fun filled summer. Many people showed at multiple shows and exhibited multiple projects.

The Madison FFA Chapter had a very busy and fun filled summer. Many people showed at multiple shows and exhibited multiple projects. The Madison FFA Chapter also had multiple events and trips this summer. Ashlyn Peterson attended the Missouri Hype Academy and the Mizzou Teach Ag Academy. Miranda Breid attended the Missouri HYMAX Academy. Katie Thomas attended the Precision Ag Academy. We also had 7 members go to Washington Leadership Conference, those members are: Ashlyn Peterson, Danielle Herrin, Emily Painter, Staci Stokes, Molly Clampitt, Maya Mcguire, and Raven Thornton. Our July Meeting was hosted by the Austin Thomas family followed by a pool party. Members helped the Madison Lions once again with the Wheeler Auction in July. FFA Members enjoyed fellowship and food along with movie night for our August Meeting. The end of July and Beginning of August was our busiest time.

Various members showed at the Audrain County Fair, Monroe County Fair, Sturgeon Fair, and the Centralia Fair.

Members also showed at the Northeast FFA District Expo. Here are the results from that:

District Expo

Austin Thomas- End Table- Silver Award

Skyler Love- Patio Table- Gold Award

Maranda Breid- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Keleigh Bennett- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Kyrstey Langdon- Wall Decor- Silver

Bekah Ketchem- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Morgan Bohn- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Josi Rentschler- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Macy Holohan- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Dalton Graham- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Lexi Wolfe- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Tyler Buck- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

John Clark- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Marisa Holohan- Wall Shelf- Bronze Award

Katie Thomas- Wall Decor- Gold Award

Landon Hathaway- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Annika Salmons- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Rebecca Youse- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Shelby Arnold- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Jimmy Layton- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Emily Painter- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Raven Thornton- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Kortnie Purnell- Wall Decor- Silver Award

Ashlyn Peterson- Market Goat Class- 2nd place

Danielle Herrin- Rabbit Meat Pen- Bronze Award

Austin Thomas- Charolais Composite Breed Champion

Joe O’Bannon- Chianina Breed Champion

Taylor Young- Reserve High Point Judged Events & Reserve High Point Timed Events

Results from the State Fair:

Bekah Ketchem- Wall Decoration- Silver Award

Austin Thomas- Table- Purple Award

Tyler Buck- Jam- Gold Award

Emily Painter- Salsa- Gold Award

Tyler Buck- Tomato Juice- Gold Award

Dalton Graham- Hot Dill Pickles- Gold Award

Emily Painter- Green Beans- Gold Award

Raven Thornton- Wall Decoration- Bronze Award

Emily Painter- Wall Decoration- Bronze Award

Isabell Wiesner- Wall Decoration- Silver Award

Jimmy Layton- Wall Decoration- Purple Award

Shelby Arnold- Wall Decoration- Silver Award

Kyrstey Langdon- Wall Decoration- Bronze Award

Morgan Bohn- Wall Decoration- Bronze Award

Katie Thomas- Wall Decoration- Gold Award

Keleigh Bennett- Wall Decoration- Bronze

Rebecca Youse- Wall Shelf- Gold Award

Landon Hathaway- Wall Shelf- Bronze Award

Anaika Salmons- Wall Shelf- Gold Award

Tyler Buck- Wall Shelf- Purple Award

Lexi Wolfe- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Marissa Holohan- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Macy Holohan- Wall Shelf- Bronze Award

Miranda Breid- Wall Shelf- Gold Award

Josi Rentschler- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

John Clark- Wall Shelf- Bronze Award

Dalton Graham- Wall Shelf- Silver Award

Kortnie Purnell- Wall Decoration- Gold Award

Skyler Love- Patio Table- Gold Award

Austin Thomas- FFA Brangus Show Grand & Reserve Champion Female, HOA Brangus Show Grand Champion Female, Senior Showman, Open Brangus Show Grand Champion Female.

Molly Clampitt- 2nd Place FFA Poland Gilt, 4th Place Open Poland Gilt, 7th Place FFA Barrow, 10th Place Open Barrow.

Nick Bird- 2nd Place with both Steers

Taylor Young- 4th Place in Pole Bending- State Fair Horse Show

The Madison FFA Chapter would like to thank the people and companies that supported all the Fairs and Shows that our members attended.