INDIANAPOLIS - Members of the Conococheague FFA Chapter were one of 34 teams participating in the 2008 National FFA Agricultural Issues Forum Career Development Event Oct. 22 to 25 at the 81st National FFA Convention.
Team members included Tobin Stuff, Chance Kelley, Candace Dayley and Mandy Clark. The team members met with event sponsor representative Janet Roberts of Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly and Co. The team received a bronze medal for its efforts.
Pam Hoffeditz of Mercersburg, Pa., coached the students.
The ag issues forum requires chapters to investigate, analyze and communicate a position to the community.
Members of the Conococheague FFA Chapter were one of 44 teams participating in the Farm Business Management Career Development Event.
Team members were Kevin Breakall, Tyler Funk, Tonya Grissinger and Kaitlyn Hoton. Their event sponsor was James Casey of John Deere. Their agriculture teacher and FFA adviser is Herb Hoffeditz.