Northeast Community College’s Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex in Norfolk recently was the site of the FFA District Livestock Judging Contest. Four-hundred-eighty-two contestants from 43 schools participated in the event.
Michael Roeber, agriculture/livestock judging instructor at Northeast, said teams could have up to eight members, with the top four scores counted. The top 25 percent of the teams in the district contest qualified for the state competition, which will be held during the Nebraska FFA Convention in Lincoln in April.
Area individual and team results include:
District 2 Seniors
Teams: 2, Howells-Dodge (Jadyn Burenheide, Regan Burenheide, Audrey Coufal, Charlie Dvorak, Wyatt Hegemann, Aden Lange, Logan Nelson, and Trevor Schumacher).
District 3 Juniors
Individuals: 2, Leah Keithley, Hooper-Logan View.
Teams: 1, West Point (Rachel Groth, Ty Kaup, Ethan Kreikmeier, Aspen Lund, Cash Meier, Levi Schiller, Evie Schlickbernd, and Cassidee Stratman).
District 3 Seniors
Individuals: 1, Ross Klitz, West Point; 2, Abby Miller, Mead.
Teams: 1, West Point (Casey Doernemann, Kaleb Hasenkamp, Elizabeth Karnopp, Ross Klitz, Zach Paasch, Payton Schiller, Cody Steffen, and Nathaniel Timmerman).