The GA CattleWomen sponsors the GA BEEF Ambassador Program each year. This year's the GA Beef Ambassador Program contest is scheduled for April 4, 2009 in conjunction with the GA Cattlemen's Convention / GA BEEF EXPO in Perry, GA, April 2, 3 & 4, 2009. Nanette Bryan and her daughter Christy Bryan [log in to unmask] are in charge of the contest. Contest rules are posted on the GA Beef website www.gabeef.org Click on GA CattleWomen and then click on contest (update) There is a JR and SR division on the State level. Only SR's ages 17-20 are eligible to participate in the National Contest. National Beef Ambassador Program information can be found on www.nationalbeefambassador.org GA Beef Ambassador winner will receive a trip to Ft. Smith, AR on October 16, 17 & 18, 2009 to represent GA at the National Beef Ambassador Program ( NBAP ) Contest. Blog sites such as www.chewingthecud.com or www.raisingthesteaks.com Some of GA's Beef Ambassador are: Rebekah Estes --- Student at ABAC, Tifton, GA David Martin, Student at UGA Ward Black, Student at UGA Christy Bryan, Student at UGA Randi Walden, Student at ABAC Brian Lance, Godfrey's Feed Josh Cabe, Cabe Brothers Angus Can you help me recruit students to participate in this Youth Program to promote Beef and the Beef Industry? Hopefully post on your list-serve. Thanks Marcia Callaway 770-583-5688 -- Christa Steinkamp North Region - Area Livestock Teacher [log in to unmask] 706.542.9775 ofc Students are the living messages we send into the future that we will never see.