Arkansas City FFA placed third and Udall FFA placed fifth May 29-31 in the competition for the Triple Crown Award at the final session of the 91st Kansas FFA Convention on the Kansas State University campus.

The Ellsworth FFA chapter earned the highest combined score over three separate divisions: Building Communities, Growing Leaders and Strengthening Agriculture. The chapter engaged in activities to promote career success, leadership, citizenship, agricultural advocacy, chapter recruitment and more.

Royal Valley FFA took second and Southwestern Heights FFA placed fourth.

The Ellsworth chapter will receive $300 and the Garlow Memorial Trophy, sponsored by the Bill Garlow Family in memory of past Kansas FFA officer Bob Garlow.

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