The Muscatine FFA Soils Evaluation team competed on Saturday Oct 9th at the State Soils Evaluation Career Development event. The event was held in Ames Iowa at the Horticulture farm. To qualify the team had to finish in the top 5 in the districts-The Southeast Iowa district had over 40 schools at the contest. During the contest students complete a general knowledge test and judge 4 different soil pits.
The Muscatine Team finished in 9th place at state with a Gold Rating. The team was made up of Belinda Brain, Owen Christy, Jenna Lovstad and Avery Schroeder.