Gorrell, Mizer place first in fall contest

Monday, November 1, 2010
Marshall FFA members placed in the Area 6 Fall Speaking Contest held recently in Sweet Springs. From left are: Jessica Browning, Missouri Farm Bureau,fourth place; Rob Gorrell, Young Farmers/Young Farm Wives, first place; and Abrea Mizer, Missouri Pork, first place. Not pictured is Jessica Johnson, Missouri Soil and Water Conservation, fourth place.

The Area 6 FFA Fall Speaking Contest was held on Oct. 27 in Sweet Springs.

Marshall High School FFA members took two first place wins as Rob Gorrell placed first in the Young Farmers/Young Farm Wives category, while Abrea Mizer won first place in Missouri Pork. Both will advance to district competition set for Nov. 10 in Warrensburg.

Jessica Browning placed fourth in Missouri Farm Bureau, while Jessica Johnson took fourth place in Missouri Soil and Water Conservation.