Tri County Ag Students Win State Plaque
TRI COUNTY DAIRY PRODUCTS TEAM TAKES THIRD
The Tri County Ag Education Milk Quality and Dairy Products Team brought home the third place state plaque on August 26th. The team consisted of Sophie Linnemann, Taylor Cammack, Tiffany Pearson and Alexis Gerritse.
The state Career Development Event (CDE) was held at the Nebraska State Fairgrounds. Teams across the state competed in four areas; cheese identification, a written milk marketing and dairy processing exam, milk products identification and milk off-flavors identification. Southern Valley claimed the state championship.
Individually Linnemann’s seventh place finish lead TC. She earned a blue ribbon. Pearson received a red ribbon and juniors Cammack and Gerritse were awarded white ribbons. To receive a ribbon the contestants had to place in the top half of the judging.