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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Vet Science Class Sews it Up!

The Vet Science class is practicing the proper way to suture and animal.  

Ag Ed 1 Water Movement

Ag Ed 1 students are studying how water moves through the water cycle. Students see how precipitation falls on the surface of the Earth, it does not always percolate
through the soil into the groundwater. Sometimes it flows into lakes, rivers, streams,
and even all the way to the ocean. Landforms, such as mountains, valleys, and
slopes, interrupt and direct the flow of water in predictable patterns. Topography is
the study of landforms and the shape of the surface of the Earth

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The West Marshall FFA Chapter had four individuals compete in Sub-district CDE on Monday Feb 24th at Aplington Parkersburg High School. Dylan Childs competed in Ag Sales and received a Silver Rating. Madde Green recited the FFA Creed and received a Bronze Rating. Georgia Porter preformed a Radio Broadcast and received a Gold Rating.  In the Extemporaneous Speaking Ashleigh Metzger received a Silver Rating.  Dylan and Georgia both advanced to District Competition to be held in March. Ashleigh was selected to be an Alternate for Districts.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Farm Business Management Class

It is hard to get a picture of students doing more than working on assignments in class but the Farm Business Management class has been busy developing crop enterprise budgets for different production techniques.  This help students decided how fixed and variable cost change your profit margin.

Ag Ed 1 Soil Texture Lesson

Today Ag Ed 1 students learn about soil texture using pure samples of sand, silt and clay.  Students then learned how to do a Soil Ribbon Test to determine soil texture.