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Palo Alto County Ag Quiz Bowl generates excitement

Saturday, February 2, 2013

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Palo Alto County Ag Quiz Champions Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire's team: Tony Stearns, Bodi Rouse, Kyle Long, Justin Schmidt, Ethan Eldridge and Coach Ashley Wiebe. (Not shown) Lauren Flaharty and Brooke Hoffman.
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There was plenty of cheering going on Saturday, Jan. 27 at Iowa Lakes Community College as the FFA chapters from three high schools in Palo Alto County participated in an Ag Quiz Bowl sponsored by the Iowa Corn Growers Association.

Brian Peterson, a representative of the Iowa Corn Growers Association, served as the master of ceremonies for the first-ever Palo Alto Growers Association Quiz Bowl.

The top team was Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire. They received $500 for their chapter. Final scores were: GT/RA 1,240 points; Emmetsburg 1,120 points; and, West Bend-Mallard 870 points.



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