Darke County Youth Invite to Participate in Farm Toy Display Contest Sponsored by Versailles FFA, With Displays Due Thursday, Feb 22nd
On February 24th from 8a.m. until 12:00p.m., the Versailles FFA will be hosting the 3rd annual Omelet Breakfast to recognize the local agriculturalist and promote the agriculture industry. There will be free omelet breakfast for all in attendance. This breakfast is free but will require RSVP to ensure proper breakfast by Friday, February 16th.
The breakfast will also include: a farm toy show, agriculture displays to promote the industry, and farm displays created by the local youth. This event will be open for all of the public to enjoy.
The Versailles FFA chapter would like to personally invite and encourage you to enter the farm toy display contest. Again, this contest is completely cost free and open to all youth in Darke County. Awards and monetary prizes will be awarded for each division sponsored by the Darke County Farm Bureau. All participants will receive a small prize; however, first place in each division will receive $25.00, second place $15.00, and third place $10.00. All displays along with a tag with your name and age must be delivered to the Versailles FFA advisor, Mrs. Dena Wuebker, at Versailles Schools near the Greenhouse door (door 4) from 7:00am to 6:00pm pm on Thursday, February 22nd.
All displays will be judged prior to the breakfast and the Farm Displays will be displayed on the stage of the cafetorium all attendees will be enabled to view the displays. Farm displays can be torn-down and loaded out between 12:00p.m. and 1:30pm on Feb 24th. Rules and Regulations: Division I- (Youth age 5 and under)-Maximum of 28” x 28” of space provided per display and Minimum of two (2) different aspects of agriculture or agricultural related items. Division II- (Youth ages 6-10) Maximum of 28” x 28” of space provided per display and Minimum of three (3) different aspects of agriculture or agricultural related items.Division III- (Youth ages 11-14)-Maximum of 30” x 30” of space provided per display and Minimum of four (4) different aspects of agriculture or agricultural related items. Division IV- (Youth ages 15-18)-Maximum of 32” x 32” of space provided per display and Minimum of five (5) different aspects of agriculture or agricultural related items.
Displays will be judged based on the following Originality- 25 points,Contents-25 points, Neatness (Display and labeling-25 points and Overall Appearance-25 points. Again all displays are due Thursday, Feb. 22nd by 6:00pm. They should be dropped off by the Ag/ greenhouse door (280 Marker Rd. - door 4 - near the preforming arts entrance) from 7am -6:00pm. If this date, does not work to drop off the display, please contact Mrs. Wuebker to determine an earlier date, all displays need dropped off by 6:00pm on Feb 22nd.
If you have any questions feel free to contact Mrs.Dena Wuebker at firstname.lastname@example.org or(937) 423-2369.