The Creekview FFA Dairy Cattle Team under the direction of FFA Advisor, Pauline Benton, placed 1st in the Senior and Junior FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation Career Development Event at the Chattahoochee Fair in Clarkesville, GA on September 11,2019.
The Dairy Cattle Evaluation CDE is designed to provide a competitive event for agriculture education students, emphasizing skills in dairy cattle evaluation, selection, and dairy herd management. Students were required to evaluate 4 classes of dairy heifers and provide their placing. After placing the animals they were required to give one set of oral reasons to the judge to justify their placing using appropriate terminology.
FFA members competing from left to right are Lauren Kimber 5th Sr division, Asa Phillips 3rd Sr division, Eli Cook 1st Jr division, Andrew Carlisle 4th Sr Division and Jeb Stewart 1st Sr Division. FFA members will go on to compete in the FFA State Dairy Cattle Evaluation in Tifton, GA this December.