Career Development Events (CDE)  
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Overview      
Career Development Events build on what is learned in agricultural classes and encourage members to put their knowledge into practice. These events are designed to help a member prepare for a career in agriculture by testing and challenging the student's technical, leadership, interpersonal and teamwork skills as well as their knowledge of the subject matter. CDEs answer the question, "When will I use this knowledge in the real world?"

Many CDEs are qualifying events for the National FFA CDE competition and/or offer scholarship opportunities.

***ID LIST INFORMATION***
All ID lists can be found on JudgingCard.com at the following link: http://www.judgingcard.com/resources/List.aspx.   

Please be sure to check your scan sheet supply well in advance to the CDE season to ensure your team is using the correct scan sheets.  Examples of all scan sheets can be found here.




Ag Sales      

Agronomy      


Cotton      

Dairy Cattle      

Entomology      



Floriculture      

Food Science      

Forage      

Forestry      


Horse      

Land      

Livestock      

Marketing Plan      

Meats      

Milk Quality      


Plant ID      

Poultry      

Range      



Wildlife      

Wool      


STATE CDE CERTIFICATES      
NameDate AddedSize
SHSU State CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 104 KB
State Cotton CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 100 KB
State Forestry CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 121 KB
TAMU State CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 99 KB
Tarleton State University CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 179 KB
Tech State CDE Certificate 5/17/2021 96 KB

2021 CDE Press Release Template      
NameDate AddedSize
In-Person Contest Template 5/17/2021 431 KB
Virtual Contest Press Release Template 5/17/2021 417 KB

   
 
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  2022 State CDE Dates
     

State CDE Event Provider Dates and Locations:

March 13-14:  Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo - Tractor Tech

April 19, 2021:  Angelina National Forest - State Wildlife CDE

April 21, 2021:  Region V-Jacksboro - Forestry

April 23, 2021:  Texas Tech University - Agronomy, Cotton, Entomology, Food Science, Horse, Plant ID & Wool

April 28, 2021:  Tarleton State University - Dairy Cattle, ENR, Homesite, Land, Milk Quality & Range

April 29, 2021:  Sam Houston State University - ATMS, Ag Sales, FBM,  Floriculture, Forage, Marketing Plan, Nursery/Landscape

April 30, 2021: Texas A&M University- Poultry, Livestock, Meats, & Vet Science
 
   



  Press Release Templates
     
CDE Press Release Templates
 
   

     
     
 
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