Please review the below list for accuracy of student names. These names will be printed on card tents for the competition. If there are any needed edits please let me know by Monday Jan 28th.
Discussion Meet Agenda
|Banks Co. High
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Registration
4:15 p.m. Selected topic announced
4:30 p.m. Preliminary Rounds
5:30 p.m. Finals Round
6:15 p.m. Announcement of Winners
Students should be in official dress and have pencil or pen.
*Reminder CDE is only for 9th-12th FFA Members.* Discussion Meet Topics 2013
1. Certainsectorsofagricultureare labor intensive and rely heavily on immigrant workers. What is a fair and balanced immigration policy?
2. What can be done to encourage young farmers and ranchers to return home to the farm if it means living in a rural area that does
not provide the same amenities (education, health care, technology) as a metropolitan community?
3. HowcanFarmBureauplayarole to ensure the viability of quality agricultural education programs within our schools?
4. HowshouldFarmBureauhelp prepare its members – both young and old – for transferring operations to the next generation of farmers and ranchers? What is Farm Bureau’s role in encouraging more transfers?
Samples of Opening Statements:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ayrsj_MrFyI&feature=player_embedded#!
Highlights & Closing Statements:
*Please see attached documents for cde rules and room set up.