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Goldendale FFA attends Women in Trades


February 26, 2020


THE HEAT OF THE MOMENT: A Goldendale Agriculture Department member melts a hole in metal during oxy lancing.

On Friday, Feb. 21, the Goldendale Agriculture Department attended Perry Technical Institute for an event to promote non-traditional careers. Forty-four female FFA members and agriculture students participated in the Women in Trades Event in which they took part in five stations related to agricultural equipment, electrical, heating, cooling, and refrigeration, precision machining, and welding. The female students worked with the instructors, current students, and past graduates from five departments as well as campus staff to complete skill specific tasks in each station.

"Perry Tech's Women in Trades was very informative. I got to learn about and actually do different trades that are re...

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