SCHOOL – “County hosts multi-state FFA judging contest”


2022 FFA Northern Utah Invitational Judging Contest, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

TREMONTON - By Brinley Rhodes, Bear River FFA Chapter Reporter, February 27, 2022


Nearly 1,000 FFA members from 58 chapters across Utah, Idaho and Wyoming converged on the Box Elder County Fairgrounds on Thursday, February 24, for the 4th Annual Northern Utah Invitational Judging Contest. This multi-state competition was made possible through the efforts of multiple advisors in the Utah FFA area.


During the event, students competed in a variety of areas including Prepared Public Speaking, Livestock Judging, Ag Sales, Ag Mechanics, Floriculture and more. This event gives participants an opportunity to practice for state competitions in the future.


Bear River FFA was represented well in this year’s contests, and several brought home awards. Those winners include:

  • 1st place: Brinley Rhodes - Prepared Public Speaking

  • 1st place: Katie Hewlett, Sydney Wilkinson, Wyatt Zollinger and Jerry Anderson - Ag Sales team

  • 2nd High Individual: Katie Hewlett - Ag Sales

  • 2nd High Individual: Sydney Wilkinson - Ag Sales

  • 2nd place: Taylee Tanner, Jocephine Tanner, Hailey Branch and Brylee Fawson - Team Livestock Judging

  • 2nd High Individual: Kylie Kunzler - Livestock Judging

  • 2nd High Individual: Tyler Dennis - Ag Mechanics

Photos courtesy of Bear River FFA

Brylee Fawson and Hailey Branch, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

Bear River FFA Ag Mechanics team, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

PICTURED ABOVE: Bear River FFA Ag Mechanics team - (left to right) Gunnar Gardner, Cutter Murray, Ethan Petersen and Tyler Dennis.


Tayson Fowers and Jerry Anderson, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

Taylee Tanner, Kylie Kunzler and Sydney Wilkinson, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

Livestock judging contest, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

Morgan Zollinger and Wyatt Zollinger, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo

Ag Mechanics contest, February 24, 2022 - Courtesy photo