Fort Hays State University students in an agronomic crop insects class recently participated in a community service-learning project at the Home and Garden Show in Hays.
Students prepared a display on insect identification (beneficial and detrimental) and answered questions during the show. Dr. Jean Gleichsner, associate professor of agriculture within the university's College of Health and Life Sciences, coordinated the project.
The students who participated are listed by hometown and classification:
Alta Vista: Adam Lay, junior.
Arapahoe, CO: Jared Myers, junior.
Chase: Wayne Peterson, junior.
Goodland: Micheal Leonard, senior.
Gorham: Brian Hall, senior.
Ness City: Brent Kerr, sophomore; Justin Langer, junior.
Osborne: Brian Mans, senior.
Spearville: Amber Hines, sophomore.
Spring Hill: Drew Acinger, sophomore.
St. Francis: Brian Holzwarth, senior.
Weskan: Tucker Sexson, junior.