The Area 2 Middle School Lawnmower CDE will be held tomorrow, January 31, at Whitehall Forest on the campus of the University of Georgia. The Area 1 CDE will be on Thursday, February 2 at Sonoraville High School. Both CDE's will be set up and ready for contestants by 3:00 pm, please arrive no later than 5:00pm and arrive earlier if at all possible so all students may drive before dark. The Area 2 CDE at Whitehall Forest will be set up in the grassy field on top of the hill near the Forestry Pavilion. Weather permitting, the written exam and problem solving will be held under the pavilion.

Please remember that this event is open to students in grades 6-8 who are agricultural education students, and are paid members of a chartered FFA chapter. Each studentís name must appear on the chapterís FFA roster at least 10 days prior to competition above the chapter level.

Chapters are limited to one (1) CDE contestant per chapter.

T-shirts that were pre-ordered will be available for pick up. Please bring the $10.00/shirt fee with you to the CDE.

The following schools are registered:

Sidney Bell
Area Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
North Region Agricultural Education
209 Four Towers
University of Georgia
Athens, Ga. 30602
Office: (706) 552 - 4464
Cell: (706) 612 - 4789
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