The 2011 State Dairy Judging CDE will be held on Friday, April 8, 2011 at the UGA Livestock Instructional Arena in Athens, Ga. Registration will begin at 3:00 p.m. The Management test for both Jr & Sr students will begin at 3:30 p.m. We will move immediately into the judging & reasons of the contest following the management test.
There will be 5 placing classes (which may be heifers and in production cows). Juniors will give one set of reasons. Seniors will give 2 sets of reasons. Both Jr & Sr teams will take a management test. The exam will be taken from the Modern Livestock and Poultry Productioon book (Dairy Section) with no more than 3 questions from the Linear Classification Manual.
Dairy Registration Form
Please refer to the Georgia FFA CDE Awards Bulletin for more information.
Additional references can be found in the National FFA CDE Handbook.
For any other questions, contact your Area Livestock Teacher.