What a wonderful day at the Iowa FFA Leadership Conference

Kicked off by good Big Show Buddies and the top folks in Iowa Agriculture, Iowa Secretary of Ag and Deputy Secretary of Ag Mike Naig and Julie Kenney:

It was also day 2 of statewide contests and of course the usual networking and celebration of achievements:

Many awards were also given out, including the Golden Owl, presented to top Ag Educators across the state including ISU's Dr. Michael Retallick:

Ground central for this year's festivities is Wells Fargo Arena, and it's always a thrill to see those 5,000 plus blue corduroy-clad smiling faces gathered together, and everything was grateful to be able to safely gather together in-person this year: