Grant Saum of the McNairy Central FFA Chapter earned top honors at the 84th Tennessee State FFA Convention was selected as the State Star Farmers on April 3.
The State Star Farmer is one of the highest honors given by the Tennessee FFA. Saum’s supervised agricultural experience, or SAE, was rated the best production agriculture program in the state. The Star Farmer award is one of the oldest and most cherished honors that an FFA member can receive. This honor has been bestowed on the one who is considered the best in developing a program that will enable the member to be a successful farmer.
The McNairy Central FFA member’s agricultural education instructors and FFA advisor’s are Rod Barnes and Ben Dodd.