Mandan News

Holle presented awards

James Holle

James Holle

Ridgewater College agriculture department students were honored at the Agriculture Department Awards Banquet which was held at Ridgewater College-Willmar Campus on Tuesday, April 2.

James Holle, of Mandan, the son of Kenton and Roberta Holle, received several awards for state competition. He was awarded second place in Employ Interview Feeds and Animal Health, fourth place in Ag Sales and sixth place on the Dairy Specialist Team. Holle was also recognized for qualifying for the Ridgewater Fall Semester Dean’s List and Phi Theta Kappa.

Students received awards for their participation in state and national Postsecondary Agriculture Students contests. The state PAS contests were held in Marshall, Minn., in February, and the national contests were held in Louisville, Ky., in March.