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Westchester student participates in selective agriculture conference

Published: Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 4:05 p.m. CDT

WESTCHESTER – Westchester resident and University of Illinois student Nicholas Tarleton recently took part in the Agriculture Future of America Leaders Conference in Kansas City, Mo.

Tarleton joined more than 550 of the country’s top collegiate agriculture students for four days of career preparation and training provided by agriculture, education and facilitation professionals. 

Tarleton, who is studying food science, was selected from a competitive application process for the opportunity to connect with current and future agriculture professionals. 

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