pictured from left to right are Nicole Tye, K-LaRae Christensen, Mason Merchlewitz, and Ruby Hetzel.
Winona FFA teams place first in region
pictured from left to right are Rachel Davis, Trentton Denzer, Nick Hesterberg, Lauren Woyczik, and Catelynn Doerr.
Two Winona FFA teams placed first in Virtual Region 8 FFA Competitions and earned the right to compete in the 2021 Virtual Minnesota State FFA Convention.
The small animal/veterinary science judging team of K-LaRae Christensen, Mason Merchlewitz, Ruby Hetzel and Nicole Tye placed first out of 21 teams, with Christensen earning first-place individual honors out of over 100 participants.
The landscape and nursery judging team of Trentton Denzer, Lauren Woyczik, Catelynn Doerr, Rachel Davis and Nick Hesterberg placed first out of eight teams, with Denzer placing second individually out of over 35 judgers.
The 2021 Minnesota State FFA virtual competitions will take place in April. The Winona FFA advisor is Brian Sather.