District soil evaluation competition results

Posted October 1, 2019 at 4:08 pm

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Four members of the West Lyon FFA chapter traveled to Dordt University in Sioux Center Wednesday, Sept. 25 to compete in the district soil evaluation contest. Soil judging consists of evaluating certain properties of a soil and translating these evaluations into recommendations for land use. The West Lyon soil judging team included Issac Knobloch, Ambria Knobloch, Grant Hoogendoorn and Jenna Leuthold. Each member evaluated four different dirt pits.

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