FFA heightens ag awareness

Rabbits DisplayThe Marion-Florence FFA chapter invited third-grade students from Hillsboro and Marion to their annual Agriculture Awareness Day on Friday at the MHS athletic fields. Students were formed into groups and spent about eight minutes with each of the 15 student-led presentations. At left, Kaitlyn Goebel and Rebecca Sawyer lead a presentation on raising rabbits. Horse Care DisplayAbove, Zane Slater talks to students about proper horse care. At right, Bryce Schults and Jacob Vondenkamp show students how wheat straw is shredded as it exits the machine. Combine Display

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