March 3 was district selection day for the Southeast Kansas FFA district.
Several Iola High School students earned top honors for their proficiency applications. Proficiency applications are based off of the students’ SAE (Supervised Agriculture Experience). Brody Nemecek won the district in his Diversified Livestock SAE as well as Swine Entrepreneurship.
Jillian Keller won district in Sheep Entrepreneurship, as did Levi Meiwes in Poultry Production. Casen Barker placed second in the district with his Turf Management SAE and Torre DePriest took home third in Veterinary Science. Nemecek, Keller and Barker will submit their applications on to the state level for judging.