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  SIUC Agricultural Sciences  3/31/2022 11:03:00 AM  
     
 

Livestock, Horticulture – Registration & Info

 

Date: Friday, April 8, 2022

 

Registration link: https://www.judgingcard.com/Registration/Info.aspx?ID=14180

 

Livestock:

Location: Bull Test Barn (654 Rowden Road; Carbondale, IL 62901)

 

Cost: $5/student

 

Registration: 8:30 - 9 am

Contest Start: 9am

 

This year the varsity event will be held first with the junior varsity event held after the varsity is completed.

 

Teams will consist of 5 members with the top 3 scores counting towards the team score.

 

Each school is limited to one varsity team and one junior varsity team. You many bring as many practice teams/individuals as you like, and they will be scored as individuals. 

 

This year the livestock contest will consist of 10 rings.

  1. Breeding Gilts
  2. Market Hogs
  3. Breeding Heifers
  4. Market Cows
  5. Breeding Does
  6. Market Goats
  7. Breeding Ewes
  8. Market Lambs
  9. Keep/Cull Swine
  10. Keep/Cull Beef Cattle

 

There will be no reasons classes.

 

Horticulture:

 

Location: Agriculture Building (1205 Lincoln Drive; Carbondale, IL 62901)

 

Cost:$5/student

 

Registration: 8-9am

Contest Start: 9am

 

Teams will consist of 5 members with the top 4 scores counting towards the team score.

 

Each school is limited to one varsity team and one junior varsity team. You many bring as many practice individuals as you like, and they will be scored as individuals. 

 

The contest will consist of the following:

  1. Written Exam (50 Questions)
  2. 4 judging classes
    1. Cut Flowers
    2. Foliage Plants
    3. Evergreen
    4. Ground Cover
  3. Plant ID (50 species)
  4. Floriculture Practicum – Plant Disorders
  5. Landscape Practicum – Landscape Drawing

 

The contest will be following the state rules which can be found at https://www.ilaged.org/horticulture


Please register for these events ASAP to assist in our planning! We look forward to seeing you!


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Email: siucffa@gmail.com
Address: 1205 Lincoln Drive, Mail Code 4416, Carbondale, IL 62901
 
     
 
 
     
     
 
 
     
     
 
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