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From the barnyard to the schoolyard

Worthington High School FFA member Cole Shorter talks about chickens during an Ag Day program Tuesday morning at Worthington Middle School. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)1 / 4
WHS FFA member Riley Widboom invites Worthington Middle School students during Ag Day Tuesday to pet one of the miniature donkeys his family raises. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)2 / 4
WHS FFA member Madi Kremer talks about her pig, Wilbur, during Ag Day at Worthington Middle School Tuesday morning. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)3 / 4
Worthington High School FFA members and their animals who participated in Ag Day at Worthington Middle School Tuesday morning are Calah Riley (from left), Hunter Buntjer, Ashley Riley, Ben Rogers, Preston Anderson, Carl Dykstra, Jasmine Riley, Madi Kremer, Ryan Newman, Cole Shorter, Bailey Newman, Tucker Madison, Karen Dykstra and Riley Widboom. (Submitted photo)4 / 4
Julie Buntjer

Julie Buntjer joined the Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at The Farm Bleat

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