Dear Teachers,
 
2010 State Meats Evaluation CDE
 
FOR:  Top 2 Junior and Senior Teams from Area Contests
               Area 1 and 2 determined, Area 3, 4, 5, and 6 to be determined.
 
WHO:  FFA Members - Junior and Senior Teams
 
WHAT:  The majority of the contest will be in coolers and freezers.  DRESS WARMLY!  DRESS WARMLY! 
DRESS WARMLY!  DRESS WARMLY!  DRESS WARMLY!  DRESS WARMLY!  DRESS WARMLY! 

All students will need to bring:  WARM CLOTHING, clip board, pencils, and CLEAN hard hats.
 
Senior Team Members will also need a battery operated, non-programmable calculator
 
WHERE:  Athens, Georgia - Animal and Dairy Science Building - UGA
 
WHEN:  Saturday, December 4, 2010
 
Sign-In:  8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
 
Contest will beging at 9:00 AM

HOW:  Seniors:  test from "Yellow Pages" Book (20 questions), Meat Formulation Problem, 40 ID cuts, 5 Placing Classes, Questions on Placing Classes, and Beef Yield and Quality Grading.
 
HOW:  Juniors:  test from "Yellow Pages" Book (10 questions), 25 ID cuts, 5 Placing Classes, Questions on Placing Classes.
 
WHY:  To develop decision-making skills and leadership skills in FFA members while broadening their horizons.  This is a great contest for any student to help become a better consumer.

OTHER:  No cellphones.  Refer to State and National CDE rules for assistance.  If you have any questions, please call your Area Animal Science Teacher.
 
Registration:  Go to

https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dGxLUHA2UF9rNGpzbE9HRlJoU3VmVlE6MA

and complete form by November 30th.
 
RW
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Ricky Wheeler
Area Animal Science Teacher
Central Region - Agricultural Education
711 Kite Road
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
478/289-2549 (o)
478/595-5351 (c)