Congratulations to all the teams that participated in the Area V Forestry
CDE at Reed Bingham State Park yesterday. Thanks to Suzanne Passmore, Park
Manager, for the hospitality and for being so accommodating and helpful.

Special thanks to our sponsors, the Society of American Foresters,
Flatwoods Chapter and Hood Industries. Your support is greatly appreciated.

Thanks also to Jamie Hunter, Brittany Bearden, and Justin McCorvey for
helping in the tabulation of scores. Special thanks to Brittany Schwing for
helping set up the field day, scoring, tabulating, filing, etc. Your help
is also greatly appreciated.

Thanks to the Georgia Forestry Commission, the Society of American
Foresters, and the private industries for acting as judges, monitors, and
scorers. It could not have happened without you.

The top three senior teams and the top two junior teams have qualified for
the State Forestry CDE to be held on May 1 in Swainsboro.

*Senior Division*
1. The *Colquitt County* FFA Chapter, Advisor Shawn Collins
2. The *Tift County* FFA Chapter, Advisor Jimmy Cargle
3. The *Thomas County* Central FFA Chapter, Advisor Jerry Stone

*Junior Division*
1. The *C. A. Gray Middle* FFA Chapter, Advisor Eddie Murray
2. The *C. A. Gray Jr.* FFA Chapter, Advisor Matt Howell

Congratulations to these qualifiers and good luck as you prepare for the
State Forestry CDE.

*Danny Bartlett
Forestry Area Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education*
*ABAC 34 - 2802 Moore Highway*
*Tifton, GA  31793*
*229/386-3198 (ofc)*