On September 15, the Paulding FFA competed at the Hardin Northern soils contest. In the soils competition, students must figure out a wide variety of things such as soil type, soil texture, and complete a general knowledge test. The rural soils team placed 5th out of 25 teams. The top finisher for the team was Kyle Mobley placing 15th out of 104 individuals. The Rural team placed 30th. Tyler Schlatter was top finisher
placing 48th out of 147 individuals.