Broncos second in national livestock contest
Livestock evaluation teaches practical skills
Last updated 10/22/2020 at 11:13am
RITZVILLE- Lind-Ritzville FFA team members Taylor Galbreath, Reagan Snider, Jay Harder, Lane Tellefson and Alyssa Williams took second place in the NILE Virtual Livestock Judging Contest on Oct. 8.
The digital competition was based in Billings, Mont.
Williams won the High Individual Overall, earning 439 points out of a possible 500.
Williams is an eighth-grader attending Lind-Ritzville Middle School.
The students judged/placed seven classes of cattle, swine, sheep and goats from live-streamed videos; and delivered three sets of oral reasons via digital breakout rooms.
"The contest had tea...