Hitchcock–Tulare receives FFA Student Handbooks through Farm Credit Services of America

Farm Credit Services of America
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HURON, S.D. — Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica), a customer-owned financial cooperative, presented FFA Handbooks to the Hitchcock-Tulare FFA of Hitchcock-Tulare High School in Tulare, S.D., for the 2018-19 school year. The FFA Chapter is led by agriculture instructor Mike Brink.

The student handbooks are information-packed and provide necessary background information on FFA activities, benefits and opportunities for FFA students. The handbooks are designed specifically for 7th through 10th graders and contain information about FFA in a fun, easy-to-follow format.

“Farm Credit Services of America is pleased to make this investment in our local community high schools,” said Jason Edleman, regional vice president, FCSAmerica Huron, S.D. “ Providing educational support to our future producers and agribusiness leaders is one of many ways we support rural America.”

Financial Officer Lindsey Haskell Farm Credit Services of America was on hand to present twelve FFA handbooks. FCSAmerica has been providing FFA handbooks to local high schools for more than 17 years.

From left, front row: Jed Waldner, Caden Miller, Raymond Cole, Kyle Hamilton, Briar Kloss, and Mike Brink. From left, Back row: Lindsey Haskell, Caden Bottom, Elliot Hartford, Andy Brooker, Danielle Nowell, Jack Boomsma, and Zach Gilbert.