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Tanner Hurst awarded FFA degree

Tanner Hurst of Ware Neck, an alumni member of the Gloucester High School FFA chapter, was awarded the American FFA Degree at the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo held Oct. 30-Nov. 2, in Indianapolis.

Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a select group of students in recognition of their years of academic and professional excellence. This year 4,353 American Degrees were awarded.

The award recognizes demonstrated ability and outstanding achievements in agricultural business, production, processing or service programs, a release stated.

To be eligible, FFA members must have earned and productively invested $10,000 through a supervised agricultural experience program in which they own their own business or hold a professio...

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