Winners of the National FFA Poultry Evaluation Career Development Event (CDE)
were announced on Friday during the fifth session of the 96th National FFA Convention & Expo in
Indianapolis. The event was held in conjunction with the 96th National FFA Convention & Expo in
Westville FFA won the right to represent Oklahoma earlier this year and their team was named the National Champions- winning the Poultry Evaluation contest in Indianapolis at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Team members(seen above) include Audrey Bailey, Allie Harrison, Elissa Petty, and Kainan Yeager.
Audrey Bailey was second high individual- Kainan Yeager was fourth high individual and Allie Harrison was seventh high individual in the contest.
The top ten individuals and the national winning team members received cash awards to recognize
their success in the event.
The National FFA Poultry Evaluation CDE is a competitive event that tests the participant’s ability to
select top quality poultry and poultry products needed for successful production and marketing.
Event participants must complete a written exam on poultry management, evaluate classes of live
birds for eggs and meat production, evaluate quality of eggs, and evaluate and identify parts and
products. Each team competed at local and state levels for the privilege of representing their state at
the National FFA Convention & Expo
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