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MHS FFA Performs Well in State Competition

The Monroe FFA Chapter attended the North Carolina FFA's 87th State Convention in Raleigh on June 16-18th.

Five MHS FFA students attended the convention; four MHS students, Kendra Covington, Jaslyn Santos, Dalia Soriano and Audrey Yoder competed in the Food Science CDE Contest. This year there were 40 teams that competed and the Monroe FFA Chapter placed 7th in the State.

The Food Science and Technology Career Development Event is designed to stimulate learning activities in science and technology related to the food industry. Through participation in this event members develop technical competence and understanding in areas of safety and sanitation, food and nutrition labeling and food processing. In addition, participants distinguish products and aromas used in the food science industry.

Written by: Amanda Price, Agriculture teacher and FFA sponsor
Posted: Jun 24, 2015 by Judy Davis

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