FHSU agriculture students travel to Kansas City

Fort Hays State University's Fundamentals of Agricultural Commodity Marketing class recently made a two-day field trip to the Kansas City Board of Trade and other agribusiness firms in Kansas City, MO.

"The field trip is not only an important part of the course, but it is also a good learning experience," said Dr. Brent Spaulding, associate professor of agriculture.

Students who attended are listed by hometown.

Bird City: Clint Bursch, senior
Cheney: Adam Hampel, junior
Dodge City: Brian Mapel, senior
Hays: Matt Grabbe, senior; William Stein, senior
Hugoton: Nicholas Martin, sophomore
Larned: Jed Fleske, junior
Leoti: Garrett Wilbur, junior
New Cambria: Donald Whelchel, senior
Oakley: Chase Ostmeyer, junior
Stratton: Andrew Mills, senior
Syracuse: Justin Simon, senior; Brent Parks, sophomore
Tribune: Tanner Nolan, junior
Winfield: Joel Wesseler, junior

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