Teachers,

Registration is now open for the Area Nursery Landscape CDE's on the Georgia Ag. Ed. Website and login page.  Here is some additional information

Sign In: 4 PM     Contest Starts:  4:30 PM 


Eligibility           
Junior: This event is open to students in grades 6-9 who are agricultural education students, and are paid members of a chartered FFA chapter. Each student’s name must appear on the chapter’s FFA roster at least 10 days prior to competition above the chapter level. 

Senior: This event is open to students in grades 9-12 who are agricultural education students, and are paid members of a chartered FFA chapter. Each member of the team must be a member of the chapter registering them, and each student’s name must appear on the chapter’s FFA roster at least 10 days prior to competition above the chapter level.


Location

*Area 4 FFA Nursery Landscape CDE, March 1st  @ Southern Crescent Technical College in Swainsboro 

*Area 3  FFA Nursery Landscape  CDE, March 3rd @ Pettigrew Center at Fort Valley State University 


 Tshirts 

Tshirts are available for this event and must be ordered online with event registration.  

Tshirt Design is attached.  The front will say Central Region not North. 

Invoices are available on the Georgia AgEd Website by clicking on account balances and then selecting the region balance tab in the upper right corner of the screen.

You can then download a PDF invoice to turn in to your book keeper.  

 

Registration

*The deadline is Monday, Feb 15, 2016 by 11:00pm.

*All students must be pre-registered for adequate materials to be purchased.

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 Nursery Landscape 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 2/15/16 at 11:00 p.m.


Supplies Needed:

*Students should bring: 

- a clean clipboard, 

- several number 2 pencils, 

- a basic calculator (add, substract, divide, multiply)

 - Seniors may also want to bring a pocket magnifier for disorders as well as Engineer and Architect rulers 

 

CDE Dress

*It is recommended that students either wear official dress or a chapter shirt. 


Guidelines and Study Materials
Guidelines for the event as well as past tests can be found at the following link. 
http://www.gaaged.org/page.aspx?ID=85
I also have several PowerPoints from past CDEs that you can use to review plant material with your students.  If you are interested let me know and I will share these with you via google docs. 

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Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071
fax - 478-825-6980