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Liberty High student explores ag careers

Liberty High student explores ag careers

Liberty High School student Rachele Franceschi has always wanted to be a veterinarian but wasn't sure which species she wanted to focus on in college. So this summer, Franceschi explored her options through the University of Maryland's Ag Discovery program, a three-week camp that exposes students to a wide variety of natural resource and agricultural careers. "University of Maryland is my dream school. I hope this will help me get accepted," said Franceschi, 16, who learned about the Ag Discovery program during a veterinarian school conference. Sara Gavin, University of Maryland's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources communications coordinator, said the...

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