Good morning,

The Floyd County Young Farmers will host a Forestry Field Day on Thursday, March 20, 2014. This years event will be held at Burk Farm and the directions can be found below. Registration will begin at 4:00 pm & the contest will begin at 4:30pm. All FFA chapters in the North Region are invited to attend. Entries are limited to two Jr. 11 member teams per chapter and two Sr. 11 member teams per chapter. We have a sponsor for plaques for 1st and 2nd place in Jr. and Sr. events. Please register on the link provided by March 16, 2014, with the number of students, and advisors that will be attending. Hotdogs and drinks will be provided for the teams and advisors. Directions to the farm are below. Please use the registration link below to register your team(s).

Registration Link

Directions from Berry College
Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149
Take Bertrand Way to GA-1 N/US-27 N/Martha Berry Hwy in Rome
0.8 mi / 4 min

Turn left onto GA-1 N/US-27 N/Martha Berry Hwy
4.6 mi / 5 min
Take McGrady Rd NE to Burk Farm Rd
1.7 mi / 5 min

Slight right onto Old Summerville Rd NE
0.2 mi

continue onto McGrady Rd. NE    1.1 mi.

150 Burk Farm Rd
Rome, GA 30165

 Take the 1st left to stay on Bertrand Way
0.3 mi
At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit
0.5 mi

Jerry Taylor
North Region Area Forestry Teacher
204 Four Towers Building, UGA
Athens, Ga. 30602
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706-552-4465 (office)
706-338-7703 (Cell)