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FFA members focus on skill development and career preparation through participation in career development events (CDE) and leadership development events (LDE). These competitive events develop individual responsibility, foster teamwork and promote communication while recognizing the value of ethical competition and individual achievement. Successful members expand their knowledge base by interacting with peers, teachers, as well as business and community leaders to gain a complete and comprehensive knowledge about specific career and leadership areas.

Agricultural Communications      
Mandatory Pre-Registration due 2 weeks prior to contest
National FFA Rules (Opens website in new window)

Agriscience Fair      


Conduct of Chapter Meetings      
National FFA Rules (7, 8, and 9th Graders Eligible effective 2019-2020) (Opens website in new window)
Individual Results will be computed as follows:
Chairperson: Written test+Opening Ceremonies+Ability to Preside+Oral Questions
Floor member:  Written test+Opening Ceremonies+Debate+Oral Questions 
Tiebreakers for teams will be:
1. The team's average score on the written test
2. The total score for oral questions.
 Tiebreakers for chairpersons will be:
1. Ability to preside score
2. Score on oral questions
3. Written test score.
 Tiebreakers for floor members will be:
1. Debate scores
2. Oral questions score
3. Written test score

Creed Speaking      

Dairy Foods      

Dairy Handlers      
Mandatory Pre-Registration due 2 weeks prior to contest
National FFA Rules (Opens Box website in new window)

Food Science      


Horse Evaluation      


Job Interview      

Land Use      

Quiz Bowl      

Veterinary Science      


      CDE Reports
Full results for contests scored by scantron will be available online at

To sign in: Your initial username should be your chapter ID (ex: IL0001) and password should be the zipcode of your school. Upon initial login, you may change your password and personal information on the home screen menu. For questions or issues logging in to your account, email

To view results, click the "online results" ribbon on the bottom left side of the screen and select the appropriate contest. From here, you may view results by team, individual, or class statistics. Your student names should be listed in full with students from other schools being reduced to initials. Detailed results can be viewed by clicking on student names or your school name. Results posted in listserv and on are to be considered official.

Awards will be mailed in the coming week and the advancing team will be contacted with information for the National FFA CDE.


  Rules & Resources Changes
Please contact us with the following information for changes to CDE/LDE rules and resources:
- Your name
- Email address
- Event name
- Description of discrepancy or error(s) found that should be updated for future contests

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