Teachers,

Area Meats Evaluation CDE's for 2016

Registration: 4 PM     Contest Starts:  4:30 PM

Area 4:  Toombs County High School Ag. Center - Tuesday, September 27th
Area 3:  Camp John Hope - Thursday, September 29th

Senior Students:  25 ID cuts, 3 Placing Classes, AND
Quality and Yield Grade Exercise 
     Students will have 1-3 ribeyes to Quality and Yield Grade using help sheets
     Students will have the Quality Grading Help Sheet, and be given Maturity, KPH and Hot Carcass weight.
     They will be required to know the Yield Grade Formula, the 5 Yield Grades, judge Marbling and Backfat. 

Junior Students:  20 ID cuts, 3 Placing Classes

NEW FOR 2016:  A team will consist of 3 members only.  All three scores count.

T-shirts are available:  Proof is attached.  Cost:  $10, Deadline for T-shirts is Tuesday, September 13th

Registration:  
Log on to GeorgiaFFA.org
Go Event Registration
Select either Meats Evaluation CDE - Area 3 or Meats Evaluation CDE - Area 4.
Click on the Edit for each team that you are registering
Click on the Edit for T-shirts that you order.  You can then print out an invoice.

State Guidelines:  http://georgiaffa.org/page.aspx?ID=84

If you have any questions, give me a call.

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