The Floyd County Young Farmers will host a Forestry Field Day on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Registration will begin at 3:45 pm & the contest will begin at 4:30 pm. All FFA chapters in the North Region are invited to attend. Entries are limited to two Jr. 11 member teams per chapter and two Sr. 11 member teams per chapter.We have a sponsor for plaques for 1st and 2nd place in Jr. and Sr. events. 

Please register on the link provided by March 21, 2018, with the number of students, and advisors that will be attending. Hotdogs and drinks will be provided for the teams and advisors. There will be NO FISHING ALLOWED at the ponds at Burke Farm this year so please do not allow any student to bring fishing tackle or equipment. 

The address for the location is below with directions. 

150 Burk Farm Rd, Rome, GA 30165

Directions to Burk Farm (Floyd County FFD):

The farm is on the East side of Highway 27, North of Richard B. Russell airport and South of         Highway 140 in Armuchee.

Traveling North on Highway 27 (North of Rome): Turn Right onto McGrady Road just North of Richard B. Russell airport.

At the four way stop on McGrady, continue as straight as you can to stay on McGrady Road.

McGrady is a dead end road.

Near the end of McGrady, turn Right on Burk Farm Road.

Burk Farm Road is a narrow, rough road that winds around and comes out near their "party barn" which is the site of the Field Day.

Please register your teams on the link below.

Brandon Ray
North Region Forestry Teacher
Agricultural Education
204 Four Towers
The University of Georgia
Athens, Ga  30602
Office: 706-552-4465