Good morning my future landscapers! 

The Area V Nursery Landscape CDE will be held on Tuesday, March 1st at ABAC in the Ag Sciences Building.  Team check in starts at 3:45pm in the lobby and the CDE begins at 4:15pm.

The Area VI Nursery Landscape CDE will be held on Thursday, March 3rd at Ware County High School near the Ag Department.  Team check in starts at 3:45pm and the CDE begins at 4:15pm.

Deadline to register is February 23rd on the AG ED Website.

Contest Reminders: 
The Nursery Landscape CDE is a 4 person team event with only the top 3 scores counting. 
See the attached CDE guideline sheet for the updated plant list and more information on the contest. 
Seniors have a 5 phase event and Juniors have a 2 phase event.
Students and teachers will be allowed to review ID and disorders after all students have competed.  

What to wear:
This is a official CDE so Official Dress is encouraged. Matching chapter or FFA t-shirts are excepted as well. 

Please remember to bring the following for each team member:
#2 pencils
non programmable - non scientific calculator
magnifying glass (seniors only)
architect/engineer scale (seniors only)
ruler (seniors only)

What to Study:
Below is a link to the AG ED Website Study power points. (please do not ONLY study these, live plants are better) 

T-shirts are also available for this contest. Please see the attachment of the t-shirt design. These shirts are $10 for sizes Small - XL and $12.00 for 2XL sizes and up. Please make checks out to South Region AG ED Office.  T-shirt ordering deadline is also February 23rd on the AG ED Website. Please note that even though the website states REGION BALANCE $0.00 you still owe for your shirts ordered. The system does not recognize your shirt orders from the region level at this point. 

Junior and Senior Guidelines
T-shirt Proof 

Thank you for providing this opportunity to your students. Please let me know if I can do anything to help you and your students! 

Trisha Rae Lastly 
South Region Agriculture Education 
Area Horticulture Teacher