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Jennings earns swine scholarship

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 10:19 a.m. CDT

Scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to the five highest-scoring 4-H and FFA members at the Illinois Superior Young Swine Producers Award Contest in August. Among the top five was Justene Jennings of DeKalb.

Jennings was in the top three competitors in the skill-a-thon and judging competitions.

“This contest provides youth an opportunity to showcase their knowledge of the industry while competing for valuable scholarships to help them pursue their career goals,” said Dan Jennings, University of Illinois Extension Specialst in 4-H Livestock.

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