Area Meats Evaluation CDE's for 2018


Registration: 4 PM     Contest Starts:  4:30 PM


Area 4:  Toombs County High School Ag. Center - Tuesday, September 25th

Area 3:  Camp John Hope - Thursday, September 27th


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


Meats CDE TEAM consists of 3 members only.  All three scores count.


T-shirts are available:  Proof is attached.  Cost:  $10, Deadline for T-shirts is Wednesday, September 12th



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.

Registration Ends:  Wednesday, September 12th at 11 PM.


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

If you have any questions, give me a call.

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