-Congratulations to all programs, teachers and students for a successful 2018 Environmental Natural Resources Event.

-Our event would not have happened without assistance from key individuals that made our contest worthy of your students. A special thank you to the team of teachers who assisted in the facilitating, supervising, and grading. Thank You Irwin County FFA & Irwin County High School for the use of facilities. 

-Please see attachment with names and addresses listed, and personally thank these individuals so we may call on them again in the future.

-Attached is a template that can be printed off on cardstock, cut 1/2 and used as a Thank You Card.

-Also attached is a Press Release to be used to advertise your program in your community and to other local stakeholders.


The top two Junior and Senior Teams will advance to the State ENR CDE to be held in the South Region on December 7th & 8th, 2018  at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

The winners were:
1st place Team- Appling County Middle School FFA; Advisor - Ricky Barnes
2nd place team- Brantley County Middle School FFA; Advisor - Krista Morris
High Junior Individual was Cody Cothern  from Bacon County High School FFA

1st place Team- Brantley County High School FFA; Advisor - Richard Gill
2nd place team- Clinch County High School FFA; Advisor - Dustin O'Neal
High Senior Individual was  Will Courson from Appling County High School FFA

1st place Team-  North  East Tift FFA; Advisor -  Josh Odom
2nd place team- Lee County Middle School West FFA; Advisor -  Kendal Joyce
High Junior Individual was Zeke Culbreath from Eight Street Middle School FFA

1st place Team- Early County High School FFA: Advisor - Lisa Murphree
2nd place Team- Tift County High School FFA; Advisor - Heath Cross
High Senior Individual was Joseph Worsley from Pataula Charter FFA

Complete results are attached.


Shawn S. Collins
Interim South Region Director – Agriculture Education
Forestry & Natural Resources/Region Agriculture Teacher
South Region Agriculture Education
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793

Office: 229-386-3198
Fax:    229-386-3457
Truck:  229-891-4330