Registration Closes on the Ag Ed Website:
Area 5 Tractor Operation and Maintenance 

10/26/2018 12:00:00 PM

Area 6 Tractor Operation and Maintenance
 

10/31/2018 12:00:00 PM

Registered so far:

Area 5

NAMECHAPTERNAME
Henson, NickBaconton Charter
Evans, RileyBen Hill High (Fitzgerald)
Fincannon, JohnBishop Hall
Livingston, JohnColquitt County
Kelley, AlexanderCrisp County High
Roberts, NathanIrwin County High
Liticker, HunterLee County High
Thomas, JamesMitchell County High
Moore, JoshuaPelham High
Shiver, JacobTurner County
Gwines, LukeWorth County High

 AREA V – Nov. 2nd  at Albany Fair
Check-in begins at 8:30am
CDE will begin at 9:00am
 All must be registered by 10:00am

Area 6
NAMECHAPTERNAME
Youmans, GarrettAppling County High
Johnson, JacobBacon County High
Curry , CollinBerrien County High
Johns, RileyBrantley County High
Beasley, JaredCitizens Christian Academy
McKinnon, DaltonCoffee County High
Howell, WadeCook County High
Davis, HaydenEchols County
Strickland, TreyLanier County
Wynn, DouglasLiberty County
Lyons, BrysonLong County
Rush, StanleyMcIntosh Academy
Lewis, TaylorTelfair County

AREA VI – Nov. 7th at Waycross Fair
Check-in from 2:00 pm-4:30 pm 
CDE will begin at 2:00.
All must be registered by 4:30.

Please don't forget the liability waiver that you will have to bring during registration!!! Or else, your student will not be able to compete!

Here is the link to the Ag Ed Website for you to visit so that you can access the waiver, which is attached at the end of the CDE guideline, so that you can prepare your student as well as set-up a course!

https://www.georgiaffa.org/docs/38708_Tractor_Machinery_Operat_Maint_CDE_Revised_2018.pdf

Please note the most significant changes below:
H. Contestants will have a maximum of 5 minutes to navigate the course without penalty. Time will be stopped after 7 minutes, and the contestant will be scored as a Zero (0) for incomplete.

   This addition is found on page 2 of the Tractor   

   Operations and Maintenance CDE Guidelines

   Under Part III – Driving Section


The 5 safety Items: PTO Shields, ROPS, Brake Lock, Seat Belt, and Safety Starting Switch are listed out separately on the Score sheet instead of grouped together. This is done for clarification purposes.

The Tractor Curve has an accurate diagram for ease of layout or set-up on  page 7 of the Tractor Operations and Maintenance CDE Guidelines

Tractor specifics on what we will ATTEMPT to use: Workmaster 35-40 Tier 4B (final) Compact Tractor with Shuttle Shift and not a Hydro static transmission. Front end loader removed -HOPEFULLY!!!

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Jerry Stone

Area Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education
ABAC 34, 2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, Ga. 30602
Cell: (229) 891 - 6020