The Orangefield High School FFA participated in FFA Career Development Event competitions on March 27-29.  Teams participated in Livestock, Poultry, Land, Nursery Landscape, and Forestry judging contests.  The contests took place at Tarleton State University on March 27, Texas State University on March 28, and Texas A&M University on March 29. 

The teams did well in their competitions and improved with each contest.  These invitational contests prepared the students for the Area IX competition on Tuesday, April 8 at Sam Houston State University.

Out of 93 schools in Area IX, the OHS Landscaping team placed 6th, the Poultry team placed 6th, the Livestock team placed 11th, the Land team placed 13th, and the Horse team placed 25th.