Collin Wille, a member of the Rice Lake FFA, won the Star Farmer award; and Ryan Erickson, a member of the Barron FFA, was chosen by delegates to be among the 2019-2020 state officers and represent Section 1; during the final session of the 90th annual Wisconsin FFA Convention in Madison on June 12.
Wille is the son of Jeff and Debra Wille of Rice Lake, and Erickson is the son of Roger and Ruth Erickson of Barron.
Jackie Rosenbush of the Spooner FFA placed fifth in the Star Farmer competition, and she was also a finalist for the Section 1 state officer position.
Several members of the New Auburn FFA chapter also won state awards. More details will be provided as they become available.