Congratulations to the FFA Senior Team. They are the 2014 Career Development Event State Champions in Forestry. This is the first time ever that Banks County has won this event and the first time a North Georgia team has won this event in 16 years.
The Junior Team placed 3rd. This is the highest the Junior team has placed in this event at the state level, finishing less than 2 points from runner-up.
The Forestry contest is made up of 10 individual events and a team activity: land measurement, hand compass practicum, dendrology, forest disorders, ocular estimation, cord volume, board foot volume, reforestation, timber stand improvement, and forest management.
Please help us congratulate these students for their accomplishments. We are very proud of their hard work.
Junior Team – Dustin Fountain, Troy Mason, Catherine Boyer, Judd Roberts , Sadie Coley, Eddie Robertson, Tucker Carlan, Fransico Vasquez, Holden Turpin, Clayton Williams, and Tyler Autry.
Senior Team- Tyler Bryant, Chelsea Anderson, Ethen Banks, Oliver Szatkowski, Calvin Boyer , Abbie Lewallen, Easton Payne , Mitchell Ledford, Savanna King , Matthew Turpin, Logan Gallaway, And Eli Hewell.