(From left) State Secretary Matthew Cantrell of Baker County, Clayton Lyons, his parents Patty Lyons and Clay Lyons, Greg Johnson, and Katie Hutchenson, Area 5 vice-president.
Once again Baker County FFA chapters at both the high school and middle school were a force to be reckoned with at the state convention last week in Orlando, capturing two big awards.
Shelby King won the state middle school extemporaneous speaking contest and Clayton Lyons took the State Star Farmer award.
Lyons was given the prestigious award for his work in SAE (supervised agricultural experience) with his beef, swine and row crop production enterprises. He was also a state finalist in the diversified livestock proficiency area. Lyons won the job interview contest and will be compete at the national convention in October.
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