As the jingle says, “Best in Texas”, well Lauren Milton and O’Connor senior and member of the FFA (Future Farmers of America) program has 1,000 reasons to agree.
Milton received the Ford scholarship that is awarded in partnership with the National FFA office. Red McCombs Ford sponsored the program and Milton was the only receipt in San Antonio. This was the first time McCombs had anyone receive the scholarship.
Milton participated in the Walter Gerlach where she exhibited poultry and entered the Agriculture Mechanics contest. She is also a member of the Helotes LSP and served as a club officer.
Milton will be attending Texas Tech University where she intends to major in Agriculture Science and hopes to use her degree to flourish in winery production.
Milton is the daughter of Laurie and James Milton.