Career and Leadership Development Events (CDE and LDEs) are competitions that allow students to gain technical skills that are applicable to multiple career fields. Competitions can be both broad and specific to individual fields.
Career Development Events (CDEs):
Leadership Development Events (LDEs):
Conduct of Chapter Meetings
Farm Business Management tests will be sent out to a proctor prior to state convention.
Each chapter can have up to a four person team for all team events except Marine Technology which has three for each practicum area below.
Top four scores will count for Veterinary Science, Environmental & Natural Resources, Agriculture Mechanics, Floriculture, Farm Business Management
If you do not have a full team there will also be individual awards for participants.
*this event is not a national event, rules and guidelines are to be created by state officials.