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Career Development Events

4-H Career 

What is a Career Development Event?

Career Development Events (CDE) occur throughout the state during different times of the year. Some contest events require competing at area level while others begin with a state contest event. Additionally some provide for national competition options while others do not. These competitive events provide opportunity for youth to showcase their knowledge on a specific topic while also building life skills. Most CDE’s offer individual and team entries. 


Upcoming Events

Livestock Skillathon/Dairy Foods --- Wednesday, September 21, 2020, Clay County Fairgrounds. .

Soils CDE --- Area V Contest Date is Friday, October 2 in Greene County. Invitation/registration & COVID info letter below in "related files" area. Please use this Qualtrics  Registration Link rather than the traditional paper form.

Crops-Entomology-Forestry CDE ---Area V Contest Date is Tuesday, November 17 @ Ivy Tech Greencastle


State 4-H/FFA CDE Info and Website


Entry Info

See related files below for the entry form and letters of invite for these events.

Related Files

MQP Scantron Form
Resource Packet
2020 Soils CDE Modifications.pdf
2020 Area V Soils CDE Letter.docx
4H FFA Soil Judging Covid 19 Protocol 2020.docx
Covid Pit Diagram 2020.docx

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