The Milbank FFA recently held their end-of-the-year banquet at the high school. Sara Colombe is the agriculture education instructor and the Milbank FFA Chapter adviser.
Luis Berrones received the Star in Agriculture Placement Award.
Kalli Grong received the Star Greenhand Award.
Keara Van Hoorn received the Seize the Moment Award.
Kayla Schweer received the Outstanding Middle School FFA Member Award
FFA Members who received their FFA Discovery Degree: Back row: Kayla Schweer, Hallee Green, Bailey Schwagel. Front row: Estelle Schweer and Macy Mueller. Not pictured Alexis Meyer.
FFA Members who received their FFA Greenhand Degree: Back Row: Allie Meyer, Kenzie Koomie, Ashlynn Lamp, Michael Janseen, Front Row: Megan Wiese, Yanderyn Olivares Zungia, Kalli Grong, and Hunter Reede. Not pictured: Jonathan DeBoer, Lucas DeBoer, Nathan Fonder, Carter Jensen, Lucas Johnson, Zane Kilde, Leah Meyer, Addison Morton, James Nelson, Xander Sperry, and Caden Veen.
FFA Members who received their FFA Chapter Degree included Sebastian Hooth, Joe French, Veronica Fonder, Ashlee Van Hoorn, Carlos Olivares Zungia, and Bergen Nolting. (Not pictured: Jacob Bublitz, Rylen Frerichs, Emmett Hanson, Trey Reil, Logan Robinson, and Luke Schneck.)
Dale Brandt received his honorary FFA Chapter Degree.
Retiring FFA Officers Tice Mursu, Luis Berrones, and Keara Van Hoorn were recognized for their service. The 2023-2024 officers were welcomed. 2023-2024 FFA Officer Team: Top of Page Photo-Back Row: Raul Berrones (Treasurer), Ashlynn Lamp (Reporter), Kenzie Kooima (Sentinel), Nick Fonder (Parliamentarian), Front Row: Megan Wiese (Vice-President), Kalli Grong (Secretary), Veronica Fonder (President), and Abigail Pillatzki (Student Advisor).
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