-Thank you to all programs, teachers and students who participated in the 2018 Forestry CDE.

-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 over 400 student answer sheets. Thank You ABAC and the School of Agriculture & Forest & Wildlife Resources for the use of facilities and event areas. 

Please complete the survey to see how I can improve you and your students experience for the 2019 South Region Forestry CDE.


-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 Forestry CDE to be held in the Central Region on February 8th & 9th, 2019 at FFA Camp John Hope.

The winners were:
1st place Team- Echols County FFA; Advisor - Shelby Corbett
2nd place team- Brantley County High School FFA; Advisor - Richard Gill
High Junior Individual was Gavin Barkley from Brantley County Middle School FFA

1st place Team- Ware County High School FFA; Advisor - Alex Chism
2nd place team- Brantley County High School FFA; Advisor - Richard Gill
High Senior Individual waGrant Bennett from Brantley County High School FFA

1st place Team- Wilcox County High School FFA; Advisor -  Addie Tucker
2nd place team- Pelham Middle School FFA; Advisor -  Will Burt
High Junior Individual was Drake McCorkle from Wigham Middle School FFA

1st place Team- Miller County High School FFA: Advisor - Amanda Long
2nd place Team-  Wilcox County High School FFA; Advisor - Addie Tucker
High Senior Individual was Brooks Watson from Miller County High School 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