Members of the Baker County 4-H Youth were treated to a tour of WJXT Channel 4 studios in Jacksonville on May 5.
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This team from the Baker County High School chapter of the FFA finished fourth of 19 teams competing in the state ag sales contest at the University of Florida in April. This was a newly formed group of students consisting of (front, l-r) Bethany Richardson, Jessica Harrell, sponsor Greg Johnson, (back, l-r) Hunter Burnsed, Alex Register and Garrett Stavely.
The team completed a written exam of material used in college-level ag sales classes, and in 20-minute individual sales calls and a 15-minute group sales presentation.
Kubota tractors and implements furnished courtesy of Joey Smith of Macclenny Equipment were used for the presentations. The team will be recognized at the FFA state convention in June.
Sherrie Raulerson might be a pretty good administrator as Baker County’s schools superintendent, but her skills at teacher recruiting were somewhat lacking during a recent school board meeting.
The Baker County High School FFA poultry judging team placed first in the state in the career development center event held on April 12 at the University of Florida.