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First Female Ag Tech Graduate Makes Headlines

First Female Ag Tech Graduate Makes Headlines

(From the Yakima Herald Republic) Yakima, WA – July 7, 2018 –  Like many people her age, Rachel Bertapelle spent some time trying to figure out her career choices. The only thing she knew for a long time was that she wanted to do something related to her love of cows and agriculture.

A year ago, Bertapelle found a path forward when she enrolled in Perry Technical Institute’s agricultural equipment technician program. A year later, Bertapelle, 23, became the first woman to graduate from the program. Bertapelle now works... (read more on the Yakima Herald Republic's website by clicking here).


Posted July 11, 2018

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