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Bradbury Receives Gold, Winfield Silver Emblem Rankings in Dairy Cattle CDE

Oct 31, 2015

 

LOUISVILLE- Winners of the National FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Management Career Development Event (CDE) were announced Friday at the annual awards luncheon. The event was held in conjunction with the 88th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville, Ky. Mr. James Ertl from Minnesota FFA served as superintendent of the event.

Clair Bradbury of the Winfield FFA Chapter received a gold emblem ranking. Audrie Bailey, Carson Hopkins, and Mia Pentz also of the Winfield FFA Chapter received silver emblem rankings. The Winfield FFA Chapter received a silver emblem ranking as a team. 

The top ten individuals and the national winning team members received cash awards to recognize their success in the event. The cash awards and the dairy cattle evaluation and management event are sponsored by Allflex U.S.A. Inc.

The National FFA Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Management CDE is a competitive event that tests the student\'s ability to select and manage quality dairy cattle. Event components include six classes of dairy cattle, herd record evaluation and dairy management team activity. Each team competed at local and state levels to earn the privilege of representing their home state at the National FFA Convention & Expo.

The event, held at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., is one of many educational activities at the National FFA Convention & Expo in which FFA members demonstrate their ability to apply classroom knowledge to real-life situations.

Silver Emblem Teams
Winfield FFA, KS

Gold Emblem Individuals
Claire Bradbury of Winfield FFA, KS 

Silver Emblem Individuals
Audrie Bailey of Winfield FFA, KS
Carson Hopkins of Winfield FFA, KS
Mia Pentz of Winfield FFA, KS

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