2013-01-09 / Entertainment

Awarded FFA Degrees At Farm Show

Krista Deshong Krista Deshong McConnellsburg FFA members Krista Deshong and Emily Wenschhof were awarded their Keystone FFA degrees Monday during Pennsylvania FFA’s midwinter convention held during the Pennsylvania Farm Show. They were two of more than 300 FFA members statewide to receive their degrees this year.

To earn their degrees, Krista and Emily have kept records on their Supervised Agriculture Experience projects since they were freshmen. Krista raises and shows pleasure horses, while Emily has had varied projects, from horses to steers and a home garden.

Kristaisaaseniorat McConnellsburg and will be attending Allegheny College next year. Emily is a 2011 graduate and is currently attending the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, majoring in culinary arts, and was not able to attend the awards ceremony in Harrisburg because of her college schedule.

Krista is the daughter of Kerry and Michelle Deshong of McConnellsburg and Emily is the daughter of Ed and Lisa Wenschhof of Needmore.

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