Octorara FFA Students Place in Tractor Competition

  • Two students from the Octorara FFA participated in a regional tractor driving contest held at the Manheim Farm Show on Tuesday, October 8. The contest consists of a written safety test, a parts identification test, tractor maintenance, along with two skills parts, one backing a 4 wheel wagon into a stall and the other driving a tractor with a 2 wheel wagon behind it through a figure eight and then backing into a stall.

    Luke Thompson (right) a senior came in 1st place and sophomore Kaden King (left) came in 3rd place.  These students now qualify to participate at the State FFA contest held in June at Penn State University.