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12 FFA Members Slated to Seek State FFA Office this Summer

The 2014 State Officer Screening Committee slated 12 high school seniors as candidates for state FFA office, April 1-2, 2014 at the Florida FFA Leadership Training Center in Haines City.  38 student members participated in the rigorous interview process.  These members were challenged with a personal interview, written exam, individual problem-solving exercise, group activity, Supervised Agricultural Experience interview, agricultural education interview and a conversational exercise.  The selected candidates will seek election at the 86th Florida FFA State Convention ...

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Event Results: 2014 Land Judging CDE

Florida FFA is please to announce the results of the 2014 Land Judging CDE. The event was held March 28, 2014 in Sebring. 31 high school and middle school teams competed for the state championship. Florida FFA is very appreciative of the event coordinator, Dr. Rex Ellis. Additionally, we would like to thank Susie Bishop and the Highlands Soil and Water Conservation District for hosting the event. As a matter of procedure, event results are considered unofficial for (2) business days following publishing. It is the responsibility of the FFA Advisor to review individ...

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Event Informtion: 2014 Livestock CDE Finals

The following information is designed to help you prepare for the upcoming 2014 High School State Livestock Evaluation Career Development Event (CDE) at the University of Florida. This event is only open those teams who previously qualified for the State Event. Below you will find the list of chapters who have qualified and are registered for this event. I would encourage you to review the contest specifics on the UF Animal Sciences website at http://www.animal.ifas.ufl.edu/Youth/livestock/livestockJudgingState.shtml for more event details. Entry fees are not required ...

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Event Results: 2014 Food Science CDE

Florida FFA is please to announce the results of the 2014 State Food Science and Technology Career Development Event (CDE).  The event was held January 18, 2014 at the University of Florida.  Nineteen (19) high school and ten (10) middle school teams competed for the state championship to be awarded at the annual Florida FFA State Convention in June. Florida FFA is very appreciative of the support of event coordinators Dr. Renée Goodrich Schneider and Dr. Keith Schneider of the UF/IFAS Food Science and Human Nutrition Department.  Florida FFA would also like ...

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Event Results – 2014 MS Horse CDE

Florida FFA is pleased to announce the results of the 2014 Middle School Horse Evaluation Career Development Event (CDE).  The event was held on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at the University of Florida in Gainesville.  Thirty-six (36) teams competed in the event, which included four judging classes, oral questions and a skill-a-thon. Florida FFA would like to thank Dr. Saundra TenBroeck and Mrs. Wendy Devito of the University of Florida for hosting and coordinating the event, as well as the volunteers and those who provided horses for this event. As a matter of ...

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Event Information: 2014 Environmental Science CDE

Final arrangements are being made in preparation for the 2014 State FFA Environmental Science & Natural Resources Career Development Event (CDE) to be held January 21, 2014 at the UF/IFAS Mid-Florida Research & Education Center in Apopka. This email shall serve as delivery of the Team Activity Scenario to each qualified team one week in advance of the event. Team Activity: Pollution Limits Regarding Florida¹s Waters An advisor of each qualified team should respond within 24 hours to indicate that this email has been received. To verify that your team has ...

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Event Information: 2014 MS Horse CDE

Registration for the 2014 Middle School Horse CDE is closed.  The following information is designed to help you prepare for the upcoming 2014 State Middle School Horse Evaluation Career Development Event (CDE).  Below you will find a list of teams currently registered for this event. A special thanks to UF Animal Science faculty and staff, especially Dr. Tenbroeck and Wendy DeVito for their support of our FFA Horse Career Development Events (CDEs). Event Information: January 18, 2014:  State Horse Evaluation CDE (Middle School) University of Florida...

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Event Information – 2014 District CDEs

Thank you in advance for agreeing to be the host, and for all of the hard work that you will put forth to make our District Career Development Events (CDEs) on January 31 or February 04, 2014 a great success.  I have sent out your contact information on the ListServ (attached to this email is a complete list of hosts and contest information) so that teachers in your District may contact you if they have questions or need additional event information.  As the host, we ask that you communicate directly with the schools in your District announcing details relative ...

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Event Information – 2013 Sub-District CDEs

Advisors - registration is now open for Sub-District CDE events.  A list of hosts and contact information will be provided as soon as they are confirmed.  Please note the following information: Time, date and location information will be provided by your sub-district host. Online registration is required for all events. Registration for Dairy, Environmental Science, and Food Science preliminaries are included in the Sub-District registration online. It is imperative to register your teams and individuals to ensure that adequate materials are available to your ...

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Event Information – 2013 Citrus CDE

The FFA Citrus Evaluation Career Development Event (CDE) will be held Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at the FFA Leadership Training Center (LTC) in Haines City.   Online Registration for this event is currently open and will close November 26 at 5:00 pm.  Once the registration system closes, it is likely that no further registrations will be accommodated.  Please keep in mind that online registration is required and will only be made available to those chapters who have submitted the membership information, dues and Quality Chapter Plan.  If your chapter is not ...

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