West Bladen FFA participates in state poultry event

RALEIGH — The West Bladen FFA Chapter participated in the North Carolina FFA Poultry Evaluation Career Development Event on March 16 at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds in Raleigh.

Team members included Noah Bryan, Joseluis Hernandez, Callie Lewis and Sean Nunnery.

During the event students evaluated production, processing, and merchandising phases of the poultry industry, as well as identify various industry components. They are also tested on the application of sound management practices.

Perdue Farms Inc., with in-kind support from the Prestage Department of Poultry Science at North Carolina State University, sponsors the State Poultry Evaluation Career Development Event.