2011-02-03 / Local & State

McCbg. FFA Members Present Demonstration At Farm Show



On January 11, McConnellsburg FFA members Paul Hock IV, Ashley Penwell and Kirsten Mellott competed at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg by doing a demonstration on the Penn State TMR Particle Separator. Their demonstration was 15 minutes long and showed the audience how to measure the different particle sizes in a total mixed ration or in corn silage to help ensure a healthy diet for dairy cows. Paul, Ashley and Kirsten placed 11th out of 24 other FFA teams throughout the state. Pictured, above, left are Ashley Penwell, Kirsten Mellott and Paul Hock. On January 11, McConnellsburg FFA members Paul Hock IV, Ashley Penwell and Kirsten Mellott competed at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg by doing a demonstration on the Penn State TMR Particle Separator. Their demonstration was 15 minutes long and showed the audience how to measure the different particle sizes in a total mixed ration or in corn silage to help ensure a healthy diet for dairy cows. Paul, Ashley and Kirsten placed 11th out of 24 other FFA teams throughout the state. Pictured, above, left are Ashley Penwell, Kirsten Mellott and Paul Hock.

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