South Newton FFA holds Agriculture Day | Newton County Enterprise |


NEWTON COUNTY — The South Newton chapter of The Prolonged time period Farmers of America hosted their annual Agriculture Day for the elementary college students on October 22.

Gear was launched by native farmers to the look at plot allotted to the South Newton FFA, and The college students Arrange tents for visitors To current reveals to The college students as they viwebsited The state of affairs. Out there equipment included: a mix, currentd and launched by Castongia; a sprayer, currentd and launched by Wilson Fertilizer; a gravity wagon, currentd and launched by Jeff Bond; a 4-wheel drive and ripper, currentd and launched by Blake Whaley and Whaley Farms Partnership; and a seed tender, currentd by Tordai Farms.

Pipestone Veterinary Providers served as a sponsor for the event, They typically provided a currentation to The college students about livestock manufacturing. The South Newton Single Youthful Farmers have been current On the event with donated snow cones for The college students, which they made on-website.

The Newton County 4-H extension had a recurrentative on-website with Particulars about signing up for the 2022 enrollment yr. By way of the assist of the Newton County authorities, The primary 400 youth to enroll in Newton County 4-H between October 1 and January 15 Might have their enrollment payment waived. Candidates are required To choose both look at or money as their cost selection upon enrollment, however no cost Shall be utilized for The primary 400 enrollments.

Questions relating to enrollment Might be addressed On the Newton County Extension office at (219) 285-8620, extension 2800.