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MACON COUNTY HIGH ---- JR & SENIOR TEAMS
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Subject: Central Region Floriculture CDE Registration
From: Melissa Riley <[log in to unmask]>
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Date: Thursday, 11/10/2011 9:36 AM


Teachers -- Please use the following information to plan, prepare, and register your team(s) for the Central Region Floriculture CDE to be held for Area 4 at Southeast Bulloch High School on Tuesday, Dec 6th.  Area 3 will be held in the Pettigrew Center at FVSU on Thursday, Dec 8th.   Please check the Ag Ed website for the revised Floriculture CDE guidelines to also assist in preparing for this event.  Registration will start at 4:00 and the CDE will begin at 4:30 for both areas. 


Please Bring:

Each participant must have the following tools: clean clipboard, non-programmable calculator, and 2 pencils.  Senior participants may want to bring a small magnifier for disorders.  Also money for your shirts if you are ordering CDE shirts.  


NEW RULES AND REGULATIONS (PLEASE READ CAREFULLY)

1.   Each Chapter may enter one team at the area competition. Team Make-up: A team representing a chapter will consist of four members.  With a four-member team, all individual scores will be added to determine the team score. 

***  Also NEW this year is the equipment list on the Junior CDE and a revised equipment list on the Senior CDE

 

 
 

SENIOR EVENT FORMAT         

The career development event will be conducted in FOUR PHASES as follows:

 

PHASE                                                                                                                     

Identification of Plants, Tools and Materials:Twenty-five specimens                 

from the Georgia Floriculture Plant List and Horticulture Tool

and Materials List will be displayed for contestants to identify. Ten points will

be awarded for each correct answer, and participants have 25 minutes to

complete this event phase.

General Knowledge: The general knowledge section will consist of                      

twenty-five questions covering all areas of the floriculture industry. Ten

points will be awarded for each correct answer, and participants have 25 minutes

to complete this phase.

 

Problem Solving: This phase will consist of five problem solving                           

questions. Twenty points will be awarded for each correct answer, and

participants have 20 minutes to complete this phase. The problem solving

questions will concentrate on a designated areas:

      1. Media Volume

      2. Area and Volume

      3. Chemical and fertilizer application

      4. Irrigation

      5. Pricing

 

Disorder Identification: Contestants will be required to identify                         

plant disorders including diseases, insects, weeds, and nutritional disorders

and specify, if requested, those pesticides or other treatments necessary to

remedy the problem. Items for this phase of the career development event

will be selected from the Disorders List. Ten points will be

awarded for each correct answer, and participants have 20 minutes to

complete this event phase.

 

 

SENIOR SCORING            

Participant scores are the sum of the four phases of the event and team scores are the sum of all four member scores.

Possible points are as follows:

Phase                                          Member Possible Points        Team Possible Points

Identification of Plant Materials                     250                                      ��     1000

General Knowledge                                        250                                            1000

Problem Solving                                              100                                            400

Disorder Identification                                   100                                            400

Total                                                               700                                            2800

 

 

 

JUNIOR EVENT FORMAT

The career development event will be conducted in TWO PHASES as follows:

 

PHASE                                                                                                          

Identification of Plant Materials: Twenty-five specimens from the

Georgia Junior Floriculture List (revised 2006) will be displayed for

contestantsto identify.  Ten points will be awarded for each correct 

answer, and participants have 30 minutes to complete this event phase.                                                            

General Knowledge: The general knowledge section will

consist of twenty-five questions covering basic horticulture.

Ten points will be awarded for each correct answer,

and participants have 25 minutes to complete this event phase.                  

                                                                   

 

JUNIOR  SCORING

Participant scores are the sum of the two phases of the event and team scores are the sum of all four member scores.

Possible points are as follows:

Phase                   ��                  Member Possible Points        Team Possible Points

 

Identification of Plant Materials                     250                                          1000

General Knowledge                                        250                                          1000

Total                                                                500                                          2000



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Central Region Floriculture CDE Registration

The Central Region Area Floriculture CDE will be held in Area 4 on Tuesday, Dec 6th at Southeast Bulloch High School and in Area 3 will be held in the Pettigrew Center at Fort Valley State University on Thursday, Dec 8th. Registration will start at 4:00 with contest starting at 4:30 for both areas.





Floriculture CDE Shirts

Floriculture CDE shirts will be $10 each. You can pay for and pick up your shirts on the day of your CDE. Checks should be made to Central Region FFA.











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Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
PO Box 4060
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
fax - 478-825-6980
www.centralregionaged.org