Chapters may also enter teams for the ID contests at the fair. This is great practice for the area competitions. The fair also awards prize money and plaques and ribbons for the Top 2 Teams and Top 10 Individuals.
Jr and Sr Floriculture and Jr and Sr Nursery/ Landscape will be held on Saturday, October 9th. Check in starts at 8:00am and contest starts at 8:30 on the left (North) side of Reeves Arena. Students get into the fair for free if they are competing and enter through the North gate.
Floral Design Competition at the Fair will be on Saturday, October 9th with check in at 10:30 and contest starting at 11:00 in Heritage Hall. Each chapter is allowed to enter 2 students and students must bring their own materials, Cost of the design, including any accessories, must be between $15 and $25 based on current wholesale products. Prizes include Section winner $100 & Plaque and Reserve Section winner $50 & Plaque
All of these exhibits and contests must be registered on line at the Georgia National Fair website http://www.georgianationalfair.com/_fairresults/heritage_hall_programs.htm
Thanks and let me know if you have any questions!
Central Region Ag Education