Weather for the day - High of 78, Low of 59, 20% chance of rain in evening
Make sure students have:
Proper attire

I've had to change some things around, but here are the potential classes.
2 hog classes (one breeding, one market)
1 breeding doe class
1-2 sheep classes
1-2 cattle classes

Also:  I will have job assignments for everyone once you get there.  Check the work list.

All other info is below.




Central Region Livestock Evaluation CDE - Area 3 and Area 4


Tuesday, December 1


Location:  Southern Pines Ag. and Expo Building - Dublin, Georgia


Registration:  12:00-12:30 PM


Contest will start immediately after.


Reasons will be given at Southern Pines.


Livestock  Judging T-shirt available for $10.  Proof is attached below. 

Registration Deadline and T-shirt Order Deadline:  November 20 by 11 PM

To register for the CDE.

Go to the AG. Ed. Website and log in.

Click on Event Registration.

Click on Area 3 or Area 4 Ag. Communications CDE Registration.

Click on the edit for each team that your are registering.

Click on edit for the T-shirts that you order. It will make an invoice for your T-shirts.

It has opened to register your teams and closes on 11/20/15 at 11:00 p.m.

Possible Classes at this time:

Breeding Ewes

Market Goats

Breeding Does

Breeding Gilts

Market Hogs

Breeding Heifers


Seniors:  2 sets of reasons, Test, and Possibly Keep/Cull - Heifers or Does

Juniors:  1 set of reasons


There will be EPD’s and Senarios on some classes.


Students Should:

1.  Dress appropriately for the weather (reasons will be outside)

2.  have no cell phones

3.  bring clipboard

4.  bring only blank paper

5.  2 - #2 pencils

6.  be very careful with scantron

7.  No talking during contest



1.  As last year - I will have you assigned responsibilities during the contest (officials, group      leaders, timers, etc.).

2.  Don't forget to check your rosters!

3.  Please let me know if you will be bringing a bus!



Dublin/Laurens County Recreation Authority - Southern Pines Ag. and Expo Building - 575 Southern Pines Road, Dublin, Georgia 31021


From I-16, Exit 51 (Hwy. 441/319)

Turn North towards Dublin, approximately 1/2 mile turn right at red light

on Firetower Road, approximately 1/2 mile turn left into Southern Pines

Complex.  Ball fields are on both sides of drive.  Follow road around to

left and you will see the Ag. and Expo Building.


CDE Guidelines:

Please call if you have any questions.

Ricky Wheeler
Area Animal Science Teacher
Central Region - Agricultural Education
101 North Main Street
Room 318
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
478/595-5351 (c)