HAYS, KS -- Students in the agribusiness firms marketing and management class at Fort Hays State University took two field trips recently to visit ag-related businesses.
On March 28, the class toured south central Kansas, stopping at the AgCo farm implement manufacturing plant in Hesston, Prairie Force Products in Hutchinson, and poultry producer Cal-Maine Foods in Chase.
The April 5 trip took students to the Excel beef processing plant and Farmland Industries anhydrous plant in Dodge City; in Garden City, they visited Reaves Ag Energy.
Students participating in the trips are listed below by hometown and classification.
EFFINGHAM: Ryan Taliaferro, senior
ESBON: Kenny Mizner, senior
HAYS: Jarett Schmeidler, junior
LARNED: Eric Fox, senior
SOLDIER: Chad Cormier, senior
WASHINGTON: Kevin Holsch, senior
WINONA: Travis Latham, senior
OUT OF STATE
DE WITT, NE: Preston Gronemeyer, senior