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Orsten is finalist for 2010 'Stars Over Minnesota'

MINNEAPOLIS -- Students across the state will be recognized by the FFA and AgStar Financial Services through the "Stars Over Minnesota" awards at the annual Minnesota FFA Convention, which is Sunday through Tuesday at the University of Minnesota campus.

The awards recognize students who have developed outstanding agricultural skills and competency through their career development programs, demonstrated outstanding management skills, earned the American FFA Degree, and met other agricultural education, scholarship and leadership requirements. Each star finalist receives $2,000 from the National FFA.

Included in the finalists is Quentin Orsten of Willmar, a finalist in the regional star in production placement category.