Career Development Events

2018 CDE Guidelines and Resource Materials

Event   Resources Individual or Team Max. Participants Official FFA Dress Required National Qualifying Event Scan Sheet to Use
Agricultural Communications Study Material for 2018 Team  4  Yes Yes  UnivA 705A-12 
Agricultural Education  Lesson plan template
Individual  1 No  No  N/A 
Agricultural Issues Forum   Team only  3 to 7 No  Yes  N/A 
Agricultural Technology and Mechanical Systems CIMC Tests
Delmar Tests

Tool ID List
Team 
4 No Yes 481
Agricultural Sales 2018 Product Information Team 4 Yes Yes 105481
Agriscience Fair Agriscience Fair Handbook Ind./Team 1 to 2 Yes Yes N/A
Agronomy   Team 4 No Yes UnivC 705C-1
Animal Science Quiz Bowl   Team only 4 Yes No N/A
Conduct of Chapter Meetings  Rubric Team only

7

Yes Yes UnivA 705A-12
Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Management   Team 4 No Yes UnivA 705A-12
Electricity   Team
4
No
No
UnivC 705C-1
Employment Skills   Individual 1 Yes Yes N/A
Entomology (updated 3/1/18) 2018 Handbook (updated 3/5/18) Team 4 No No 527TX-5
Environmental and Natural Resources   Team 4 No Yes UnivC 705C-1
Farm and Agribusiness Management   Team 4 No Yes 105481
Floriculture   Team 4 No Yes UnivC 705C-1
Food Science and Technology Educational Material (Added 2/8/18)
2014 Test
Overview video
Team 4 Yes Yes 713-3
Forestry   Team 4 No Event at EOSC is National Qualifying 530-2
Freshman Agriscience Quiz Bowl   Team
only
4 Yes No N/A
Homesite Judging   Team 4 No Yes National
Horse Evaluation   Team 4 No Yes
Land Judging   Team 4 No Yes 601 TX-3
Livestock Evaluation   Team 4 No Yes 476-3
Marketing Plan   Team only 3 Yes Yes N/A
Meats Evaluation and Technology   Team 4 No Yes 480-4
Milk Quality and Products   Team 4 No Yes 479-6
Nursery/Landscape
  Team 4 No Yes UnivC 705C-1
Parliamentary Procedure (Senior)
  Team only

6

Yes Yes UnivA 705A-12
Poultry Evaluation   Team 4
2 alternates
No Yes 478-7
Public Speaking

  Individual 2 per division Yes Yes N/A
Soil and Water Conservation

Team
4
No
No
UnivC 705C-1
Rangeland Judging  Manual Team 4 No Yes 602-OK1
Veterinary Science   Team 4 No Yes UnivC 705C-1

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