DiPippo nabs 2nd at national FFA event
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Josh DiPippo, from the Mitchell High School FFA chapter, was the second high individual in the 2013 National FFA Agricultural Sales Career Development Event, earning a cash award for his efforts.
Led by adviser Jeff Hoffman, DiPippo was among 155 students from 39 states who participated in this year’s event. Recognized at the awards banquet include: the top individuals Nicollette Bitz from Napoleon FFA in North Dakota, DiPippo and Bailey Bitz from Napoleon FFA in North Dakota; and sponsor Nancy Faber from Monsanto of St. Louis, Mo. More than 3,500 youth from across the country participated in 25 different CDEs during the 86th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 30 through Nov. 2.