Georgia Department of Education
Office of Agriculture Education
2102 Moore Hwy
                                                      ABAC, GA

Von G.
Phone  (229)-386-3868
South Region Ag.
FAX: (229)-391-6838
Area Adult Mechanics
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February 4, 2011

Agriculture Teachers of Area Winners
Jesse Kelley, Chris Paulk, Edmund Thrift, David Atkinson, Todd Dobson,
Paul Little, April Tankersley, Tim Boling, Casey Shumate, Ashley Denton,
Bridget Mixson, Rhonda Stone

Area Middle School Lawn Mower Operation and Maintenance Winners:

Congratulations on winning your Area FFA Middle School Lawn Mower Operation
and Maintenance Career Development Event.  The next level of Competition is
the State, which will be held on Friday, February 18th, at the Georgia
National Fairgrounds in Perry.  Registration will begin at 12:30 pm., with
the CDE beginning at 1:00 pm in the large conference room inside the
Roquemore Building beside the McGill Building.

When you arrive at the fairgrounds, go through the North Gate Entrance and
travel down the pavement between the Swine Barn and the McGill Building,
take a right in front of the McGill building and proceed to the Roquemore

Instructions will be given in the large Roquemore conference room after the
instructions we will proceed with the Career Development Event.  Awards will
be presented at the State FFA Convention in April.

Please review the current Middle School Lawn Mower Operation and Maintenance
CDE rules (
 with your student and bring any safety equipment needed for your student to
compete.  The anticipated mower to be used will be the Husqvarna YTH21K46
Mower (visit the Husqvarna website @
to download operator's manual and for further information)   *subject to

If you have questions concerning this CDE, please contact your Area
mechanic’s teacher or myself.  I look forward to seeing you and your
contestant on Friday, February 18th.


Von G. Peavy

Von G. Peavy
cc: John “Chip” Bridges
Region Coordinators
Ag Mech. Team
Ben Lastly
Von G. Peavy
South Region
Area Mechanics Teacher
Georgia Department of Education
Office of Agricultural Education
ABAC 34  2802 Moore Highway
Tifton, GA    31794
Phone: 229-386-3868
Fax: 229-391-6838
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