Teachers it is THAT time of year,


The registration form for the Area Floral Design CDE's is up on the Georgia AG ED Website and login page.  Here is some additional information:


Sign In: 3:45-4:15 PM     

Contest Starts:  4:30 PM - Please make sure your students arrive on time as this is a timed event. 


Senior Students:  Create 1 Design, 25 Flower/ Hard Good ID, and 25 question Test 

Junior Students:  Create 2 Designs 


T-shirts are available for this event and must be ordered online with event registration.  T-shirt Design is attached. 


*Area 5 FFA Floral Design CDE, Sept 27th @ Terrell County High School

*Area 6 FFA Floral Design CDE, Sept 29th @ Berrien County High School 


* There is a cost of compete in the area contest - $20.00

*The designs can be taken home by the student at the end of the competition once scoring is complete.



*There is a 3 week registration window -- the deadline is September 12th, 2016  for both Area 5 & 6 CDEs.

*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 5 or Area 6 Floral Design 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 and for the cost of the event. 

It has opened to register your teams and closes on 9/12/16 for BOTH AREA CDEs.


Link here to the how to register students. This information was given out at the area teachers meeting, click under the side bar that is titled enrollment & roster guide. 


*Students should bring their own tools such as: 

-floral scissors, 

-wire cutters, 

-a small hand held broom/dustpan for area cleanup, 

-5 gallon bucket for keeping flowers, 

- and SENIORS may want to bring an extra vase or bouquet holder stand.

 *All other materials/supplies will be supplied for the student.


*It is recommended that students either wear official dress or a chapter shirt. They can take their jackets off while designed if needed.  


Photo Opportunities

*Advisors/Teachers and/or parents will not be allowed in the contest area.  Photo opportunities will be made available after the competition once judges have reviewed and scored the designs.



*I have attached the revised Jr and Sr Rules.  Please review this information prior to practicing with your student.  Please READ the NEW GUIDELINES!

but do not limit yourself to these


Click on the following link -

Click on Floral Design Fresh Product for help with Flower ID 

Click on Floral Design Hard Goods and Materials for Equipment ID 

Click on this link - for past scenarios and tests

Thanks for allowing your student to participate in this Career Development Event. It will truly be memorable. 

Trisha Rae Lastly 
South Region Agriculture Education 
Area Horticulture Teacher