Some area teams scored well in the 2014 Enviro-thon competition hosted by the Defiance Soil and Water Conservation last week. Taking top-honors was the Ft.Jennings high school team, covering topics from forestry and aquatics to wildlife, soils, and current environmental issues.
Three FultonCounty teams placed in the top 10 at the district level, which encompasses 20 counties and 56 teams. Evergreen FFA placed 5th, Delta’s Silver team took 6th, and the Delta Gold team placed 9th.
Other area teams in the competition include Otsego which placed 8th, and Bowling Green took 10th place. Napoleon’s envirothon team placed 17th in the district; with Holgate scoring a 21st place.