The Elsberry FFA Chapter placed second in the entomology career development event at the 91st Missouri FFA Convention. There were 48 teams in the competition.
The winning team members are Josie Horne, Trevor Anthony, Megan Wollgast and Madeline Hartwell. Individually, Horne placed fourth, Anthony placed ninth, Wollgast placed 10th and Hartwell placed 36th out of 182 participants. Elsberry FFA advisors are Sarah Ray and Jason Vandivort.
The entomology teams take a written exam on pesticide application and safety regulations, as well as identify species of insects.