Diamond Trail FFA Succes
Diamond Trail ‘s Crops Contest Members (left to right): Jodie DeVries, Alex Samson, Derrick Hoodjer, Nathan VandeWall, Whitney Figland and advisor Ed Ricks. Iowa State University held a collegiate crops contest on Feb. 9. Approximately 100 people participated in this contest. Each contestant completed four areas in the contest: math practicium, pest practicum, agronomic tests and crops and seed identification. The Diamond Trail FFA was invited and placed first in the high school division. Nathan VandeWall was the overall winner, Derrick Hoodjer was second and Alex Samson placed third.