The Southmont FFA floriculture judging team competed in the State
Floriculture Judging Contest on April 23. The team of Bernice Crosby,
Josie Beach, Rebecca Ruble, and Holly Shaver placed first in the
contest, giving the school its 20th state title in floriculture judging.
Floriculture, or flower farming, is a discipline of horticulture
concerned with the cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants for
gardens and for floristry.