Ag Teachers,

On March 22-23, 2019 the University of Georgia will host state CDEs. The list of CDEs and Superintendents is below. Attached is the agenda for the weekend’s events. If you have students who qualify for state competition in any of these CDEs, you either have, or soon will, receive more specific information about that CDE from the appropriate Superintendent.

Agricultural Communications
Superintendent: Ben Lastly ([log in to unmask])

Agricultural Education
Superintendent: Eric Rubenstein ([log in to unmask])

Agricultural Mechanics
Superintendent: Sidney Bell ([log in to unmask])

Livestock Evaluation
Superintendent: Kent Benson ([log in to unmask])

Superintendent: Josh Allen ([log in to unmask])

Poultry Evaluation

Superintendent: Tommy Waldrop ([log in to unmask])

Wildlife Management
Superintendent: Brandon Ray ([log in to unmask])

The University of Georgia ALEC Department has lunches available to purchase for Saturday, March 23. Lunches need to be ordered using the Googledoc link below. Lunch orders will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on March 19. The lunches cost $8 and includes 1) a hamburger plate, 2) cheeseburger plate, or 3) hotdog plate. Each also contains chips, cookies, fruit and drink.

Lunch link –

Award Assembly
The results of each CDE will be announced at our award assembly at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday in the Tate Theater in the Tate Student Center on the UGA campus. The Tate Center sits in the middle of campus, near the UGA bookstore and Sanford Stadium.

If you have any questions about UGA CDEs, please let me or the appropriate Superintendent know. Good luck to all competitors.


Ben Lastly
Executive Secretary
Georgia FFA Association
316 Poultry Science – UGA
Athens, GA 30602
Email: [log in to unmask]
Office: (706) 552-4456
Mobile: (706) 410-4604