Please find attached the results of the South Region Area VI  Middle and
High School Lawnmower Safety Operations and Maintenance Career
Development Events.  Scores have been checked, rosters have been cleared,
and results are official.

Thanks to all participants and Advisors for making the CDE's a great

*In the Middle School CDE* - Congratulations go to *Ridge Barber* and
Advisor *Edmund Thrift* of the *Bacon Middle FFA Chapter* for placing* First
* in the Event and to *Jordan Davis* and* Advisor David Atkinson* of
the *Coffee
Middle FFA Chapter* for placing *Second*.

*In the High School CDE*- Congratulations go to *Zeke Smith* and *Advisor
Jody Kemp* of the* Ware Co. FFA Chapter* for placing *First* in the
Event and to *Scott Long* and *Advisor Marc Roe* of the *Long County FFA
Chapter *for placing *Second*.

These members will represent Area VI in State competitions on March 23,
2013 at UGA Athens. Good Luck to all teams!

Special thanks to *Mr. Dale Stark and Blalock Machinery and Equipment* for
providing the *eXmark* mowers for the Senior competition and to *Mr. Jody
Kemp* and *Waycross Tractor Supply* providing the mower for the Middle
School CDE.  We appreciate their support!

Special thanks also to the *Waycross* *Exchange Club Fair* for providing
both the excellent facilities and hospitality for the event.


James Hunter
South Region Ag Mechanics Teacher
ABAC 34 2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31794
Phone - 229-386-3868
Fax - 229-391-6838
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