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Career Development Events 

General Information

Spring CDE General Rules

Past State Tests and Keys

2023-2024 Changes/Overview

2023 Faculty/Student CDE Chairs

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Thank you for your interest in helping SD FFA and the more than 6,000 FFA members across the state! Please know that we will work to ensure that each judge feels confident in the task of judging each and every area; being an expert judge or a content judge is not a prerequisite.

Dairy Cattle Judging

Food Science and Technology


Sample Scantron

Scent ID Numbers

Potential Food Processing Problems/State Sanitation Choices and Sample paper

2024 Team Product

Category - Snacks

Platform - Ready-to-eat

Market - Retail

NOTE:  The 2024 scenario will require the inclusion of a pulse or pulse ingredient and an upcycled material.

Team Development Nutrition Label Website  

Livestock Evaluation

Meats Evaluation and Technology

Natural Resources

Nursery Landscape

Poultry Evaluation

Range Plant ID

Vet Science

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