Santa Maria Students to Compete in National Milk Competition

SANTA MARIA Calif. - The slogan "Got Milk" means something special to four Santa Maria High School F.F.A. students as they head to a National Competition.

The team consists of Alondra Novoa (senior), Daisy Bernal (senior), Valentina Santos (junior) and Mariana De Leon (junior).

The young ladies will represent the California FFA at the contest and will be required to perform several laboratory tests on milk to determine the quality and give an oral report on their findings. In addition, they will be tasting and identifying several different cheeses and milks, along with taking three different knowledge tests on current marketing and industry trends within the dairy industry.

The  National Contest to be held at the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky during October 28-November 1.

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