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Valdostan to represent GA as in National FFA race

Ian Bennet (Lowndes Co. High image) Ian Bennet (Lowndes Co. High image)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

With information from the Lowndes County Schools-

Ian Bennett will represent Valdosta, Lowndes County, and Georgia at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis.

The 89th convention starts October 16. Nine FFA members from across the nation will interview more than forty candidates to pick a team of officers to represent the FFA across the nation and Japan.

Bennett is a second year student at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College studying Diversified Agriculture.

He is the son of Marshall and Mary Beth Bennett of Valdosta, and a 2014 graduate of Lowndes County High School.

Both Bennett and his older brother Sam will receive the prestigious American FFA Degree, an honor that both their older brother and father received as well.

For more information about the 89th National FFA Convention go to to www.ffa.org or www.georgiaffa.org.

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