Rock Hills FFA sends hay to fire zone as a service project
Mankato FFA Service Project helps fire victims
January 6, 2022
Monday, Dec. 20, several of the Rock Hills FFA students participated in a service project to deliver hay to those who lost theirs in the 4 County Fire. Organized by Lauren Whelchel, students loaded and unloaded two trailers of small square bales of straw, grass and alfalfa for Paradise, Kan. Students donated bales from their own SAE (Supervised Agricultural Experiences) and others donated their time to help load and unload.
The 4 County Fire affected Russell, Osborne, Rooks and Ellis counties. More than 100,000 acres were burned on Dec.15. Many producers and families lost homes, livestock...