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
clipboard
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) 
OLD PPT LINK HERE 

T-shirts:
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. 

Attachments:
Junior and Senior Guidelines
T-shirt Proof 

Currently Registered:
Area 5
Bainbridge
Bainbridge Middle
Ben Hill Middle 
CA Gray Jr. High
CA Gray Middle
Eighth Street Middle 
Miller County
NE Tift
Pelham High
Pelham Middle 
W. J. Williams Middle
Whigham Middle
Worth County Middle

Area 6 
Appling County Middle
Berrien County High
Brantley County High
Brantley County Middle
Coffee County High
Coffee County Middle
Echols County
Hahira Middle
Jeff Davis Middle
Liberty County

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