Junior Matthew Ferrell represented the Brooks County High School FFA at the American Royal Livestock Show in Kansas City, Missouri. There were over 2,000 pigs exhibited by people across the nation. Ferrell exhibited five pigs at the Royal LIvestock Show and had great success. He was awarded with Champion Poland Gilt and 5th Overall Breeding Gilt. He exhibited two class winning crossbred gilts and had a 5th place Duroc barrow and a 6th place Chester barrow.