Stillwater FFA earns blue ribbon for State Fair landscape display

The Stillwater Future Farmers of America Chapter for earned a blue ribbon in the FFA Landscape Design and Construction Competition at the Minnesota State Fair. The Stillwater FFA Chapter has earned a blue ribbon 26 out of the past 29 years.

Stillwater FFA members designed and constructed the display to meet the theme of “Sun and Shade Garden.” The display earned its blue ribbon status by best meeting the criteria in the following areas: principles of design, elements of design, booth construction, selection and quality of plant specimens, labeling, and accessories and lighting. The outdoor display is located on the east side of Miracle of Birth/FFA Leadership Center at the Minnesota State Fair.

The local FFA advisor is Glenn Boettcher, Agriscience teacher at Stillwater Area High School.

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