ffa floral julia pianconePHOTO: Julia Piancone, of Monmouth County Vo-Tech, who was the first place individual in the Future Farmers of America (FFA) Floral Design competition at the 40th annual New Jersey FFA Horticultural Exposition last week at Mercer County Community College.

The first place team of the Floral Design Career Development Event was the Monmouth County FFA Chapter with team members Julia Piancone, Bryan Maraza, Christopher Arlotta and Jaalisa Ellis. The first place individual was Julia Piancone from the Monmouth County FFA Chapter.

Best of Division Winners were:  

Horticulture Division: Julia Piancone, Monmouth County FFA Chapter - Magical Miniature Garden

Fresh Division: Susan Schmidt, Allentown FFA Chapter - Look at That Container!

Permanent Division: Julia Schmidt, Monmouth County FFA Chapter - Country Delights

Adult Division: Allison Mains, Allentown FFA Chapter - Advisor's Folly.