Fledgling ag program hones skills

Celebrating their success last week were members of the Ag and FFA teams from Harper School: Shayla Joyce, Kassie Jordan, Dawson Harrison, Kylee Jager, David Schweitzer, Shyanne Allaire, Clayton Garcia, Cyrus Scott, Trevor Fugate, (front) Mackenzie Evans, Alycea Wilson

By Scotta Callister
The Enterprise

HARPER – In its first year, Harper School’s agriculture and FFA program have taken root, and teacher and advisor Kristy Riggin says she expects it to grow even more next year.

Last week, Riggin’s Ag and FFA teams tested their skills and found success at the Snake River District Livestock Judging competition in Caldwell, Idaho. The event, put on by Treasure Valley Community College, drew teams from schools with long established programs – including those from Vale, Ontario, Nyssa and Adrian.

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