Creighton will receive his Swine Proficiency State award on April 29th at the FFA Awards Ceremony at The University of Minnesota. He will also be presented with his Region 8 Star Farmer Award that day. He is currently competing for Minnesota State Star Farmer too and that award will also be presented on April 29th.
He will get his Swine Proficiency Application back after the April 29th award ceremony and have a month to make any final changes to his final application before submitting it to the National competition in June. In mid- August he will receive word on his National placing. If he is in the top 4 in the country he will be asked to attend The FFA National Convention in Indianapolis, IN from October 30th-Nov. 2nd.