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Object and Purpose
Section 1. The object of this Chapter is to encourage high standards of scholarship and proficiency in all branches of the agricultural sciences, natural resources, and family and consumer sciences, hereafter referred to as professional areas, and a high degree of proficiency in the practice of these pursuits.
Section 2. The purpose of this Chapter shall be implemented by conferring membership, as an honor, on senior and graduate students whose studies are directly related to the professional areas and who have shown exceptional abilities in their academic studies. Membership shall also be conferred upon alumni and faculty members who have rendered outstanding service in the professional areas. All rules of this Chapter shall be in harmony with this purpose and shall be promulgated to emphasize and promote the honorary character of this society.