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Show Off Your Knowledge at the
// Tuesday, March 5, 2019
// 8 A.M. – 1:20 P.M.
// CVTC Energy Education Center
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You’re invited to attend CVTC's Agriculture Skills Contest on Tuesday, March 5th. At this fun event you'll get an opportunity to test your skills, show off your knowledge, and showcase your crops. After the event we encourage you to attend the 56th Annual Eau Claire Farm Show at the Menards Conference/Expo Center, 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire, WI 54703.
Please arrange transportation to this event as CVTC will not provide it to or from the show. This event is for high school students; due to space constraints, there is a limit to 200 students. Pre-registration is required.
Agriscience Technician Instructor
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The agenda for the 2019 event has not yet been confirmed, but the following is an example from the 2018 event.
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Registration & Check-in - Commons Area
Drop Off Crops for Judging
8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Welcome & Contest Preview
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Ag Skills Contests
10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
11:00 - 11:45 p.m.
11:45 - 12:00 p.m.
12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
Travel to Farm Show
Awards Presentation & Interviews with WAXX Radio at Eau Claire Farm Show
Showcase your knowledge of the dairy industry when your four person team is faced with real-life scenarios. Your knowledge will be tested at the following stations:
Prize: A plaque will be awarded to first place team.
Take our hands-on skills test to showcase your knowledge of agronomy and agronomy-related scenarios. The skills test will cover the following topics:
Prize - A plaque will be awarded to first place winner.
In this contest you will identify 25 floriculture plants. You will also be given a general knowledge exam consisting of 25 multiple choice questions designed to assess your understanding of:
Prize: A plaque will be awarded to first place winner.
Enter your best crops in one of the categories below. Enter as many samples as you wish in the following categories.
10-12" bale slice
Maps & Parking
This event will be held in CVTC Energy Education Center located in Eau Claire.
CVTC Energy Education Center
4000 Campus Road
Eau Claire, WI 54703