To the 2013 Nevada Cattlemens Association Scholarship Recipient,
Rick Barnes of Spring Creek, Nevada
Rick has been highly active within his high school and, the community of Elko County, participating as a trainee for the Jiggs Volunteer Fire Department and an active member of St. Joseph’s Parish. Serving in the industry at a young age, Rick participated in his local 4-H club and later, the Silver Sage FFA Chapter, taking an active role in leadership. Rick will be competing on the Casper College Livestock Judging Team next fall and pursuing a degree in Ag Business in hopes returning to his family’s operation to continue to build his personal cattle herd and be an advocate for agriculture.
Congratulations again to Ricky! We are very proud of you and have great confidence that you will continue to serve our industry well. Good luck on your future endeavors!
Read Rick's essay in the May issue of Sage Signals
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