The Waupaca FFA was honored for their accomplishments over the weekend at the 87th Annual Wisconsin FFA Convention. Caleb Hamm was named the 2016 Wisconsin Star Farmer. He is the first star farmer from Waupaca in at least 30 years. This award recognizes students who have expanded their knowledge and their own agricultural related enterprise where they have mastered skills in production, finance and ownership management. In addition, the chapter was named the state winner of the National Chapter Award. Waupaca FFA Chapter ranked first out of 238 chapters in the state. This is the 11th time the chapter has earned first place in the past 16 years. The Waupaca FFA Chapter will advance on to national competition.