Each month the Sleepy Eye FFA features a Member of the Month. This month those featured include Chris Linan, Ken Capacia, Ashley Helget and Katelyn Johnson.

Name: Ashley Helget

Grade in school: 10th grade

Years in FFA: Two years

Why you joined FFA: I joined FFA because my brother, Matt, was in FFA and I wanted to learn more about agriculture.

Career Development Event (CDE) Team: Livestock

What you like about your CDE: I like judging all of the animals and learning more about them.

Favorite FFA activity: Timberland Leadership Camp and Red White and You.

Something you'd like to try in FFA and/or what you are looking forward to the most this year: This year in FFA I would like to go to the National Convention and go to the Summer Camps.

What you have learned by being in FFA and Ag. class: I have learned a lot about livestock animals and soils.

Awards that you earned that you are most proud of: Greenhand Degree and 4th place at State with my Diversified Ag. Proficiency.