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Cedar Crest FFA
BY DICK ANGLESTEIN
LEBANON The Cedar Crest Always an active chapter which
FFA Chapter at Lebanon “put it all captures its share of awards and
Brian Boyer, sentinel; Gale Hitz, parliamentarian; Brenda
Peiffer, secretary; Harold BerKheiser, advisor, standing;
Tonya Johnson, chaplain; Lisa Houser, treasurer; and Gary
Krall, president. Missing are Ed Zuck, vice president; and
Ann Lansberry, reporter.
ATTENTION DAIRY FARMERS
After reviewing the expenses of operating my business, economics
dictate that I must recover a greater portion of the operating expenses.
Just as any other segment of the business economy, farmers cannot
operate at a loss year after year.
As a sound business move I want an increase in my milk price by .65 per
cwt. This will, most assuredly NOT cover my expenses but will allow for
the tax and advertising.
I’m sure that you are aware that if one end of our business is not healthy,
the rest, in time, feels the effects.
I know that an adequate supply of milk is needed on your end as is an
adequate income on the producer's end. Because you are in a better
position to pass the cost on to the public, I trust there should be no great
If you are a Dairy Farmer, and agree with this letter, fill in the name of
your milk company at the top. Date it, sign your name, and clip and mail
National Farmers Organization
202 Bushkill Street
Easton, PA 18042
Please mail before October 1,1984.
Isn't it time you recover the tax and advertising like any other business?
together’’ during the past year.
chapteF ‘puts it all together’
honors, Cedar Crest during the
past year under the guidance of
advisor Harold Berkheiser put
together its best overall rating that
it has yet achieved.
“We had a very active and good
group,” Berkheiser said, “who
worked together to compile this
While the chapter’s total
achievements are too lengthy to
list, here are highlights of major
-Received top first places in the
state in both BOAC (Beautify Our
American Communities) and
National Chapter competition.
Thus, Cedar Crest received first
places in two of the three major
chapter competitions conducted
among chapters throughout
-The chapter will be honored at
the National FFA convention for
high national placmgs in the two
competitions. It marks the fifth
straight year for a National
Chapter Award and the second
straight National BOAC Award.
-Gary Krall, chairman of
Community Development Ac
tivities and chapter president this
year, will be competing Sept. 29 -
Oct. 3 in Washington, D.C. with
other state winners for a national
BOAC individual award. He’s the
son of Mr. and Mrs. Grant Krall,
Fonderwhite Rd., Lebanon.
-Also, scheduled to make
competitive trips are twins Dan
and Dave Groff, who placed third
respectively in state dairy foods
and land judging competition. Dan
will be competing at the National
FFA Convention and Dave in
Oklahoma next spring. Graduate
State FFA competition
members of the chapter, they are
the sons of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford
Groff, Prescott Road, Lebanon.
-Other top awards included a
first-place state proficiency award
in floriculture, a second in horse
proficiency and a third in
The chapter’s BOAC award is a
continuation of its community
development program of im
proving recreational facilities in
Lebanon County. In constructing
and installing the equipment and
signs at the 18 stations of the
physical fitness course in South
Hills Park, the chapter saved
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South Lebanon Township some
Other community activities
included additional work at
Stoever’s Dam, helping to
distribute trees with the Con
servation District, Food for
America program, farm tours for
conservation demonstration and
After a year like that, what’s
ahead for the chapter’
With the school year just begun,
members are already busy ac
cepting the formidable challenge
of achievement chalked up during
the past year.