Hands-on learning

Photo by Cindy Klepper.

Third-graders from Salamonie School stretch their arms into an enclosure to pet a young heifer during Ag Day on Tuesday, April 16, at Hier's Park. Students are (from left) Chandler Starr, Aaron Miller, Jarrod Sprinkle, Jayce Hosler and Austin Sullivan. About 450 students from throughout Huntington County attended the annual event, sponsored by the Huntington County office of Purdue Extension, to learn about agriculture in Huntington County.