The State Horse CDE registration is due by Friday, January 31st.
The contest is Saturday February 8th at Fort Valley College. Registration will be at 8:00 am
I will send out a specific information concerning the contest. ( registration, contest location, time line).
Please check the State Award Bulletin for Junior and Senior Horse Evaluation Rules. The official test reference is: Gillispie, James R. Modern Livestock and Poultry Production, 8th edition. Albany, NY. Delmar Publishers, Inc. 2006 and Parker, Rick. Equine Science. 2nd edition. thomas Learning ( Delmar) There are additional suggested resources listed in the rules.
Students are encouraged to wear official dress with black jeans or dress pants and boots to the CDE.All students will need clipboard, blank paper for note taking, # 2 pencils and a warm jacket (judging will be outside).
Please call me if you have any questions about the contest. 706-552-4463
Animal Science Area Teacher