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  State Land Use CDE Registration - Now Open  
  Sean Welch  9/14/2023 8:00:00 AM  

2023 State Land Use CDE Registration - Now Open

The 2023 State Land Use CDE Registration is now open. Registration information can be found below, or in the linked documents below. Contest Rules and a map are also linked below. 

Southwestern Illinois College, 2500 Carlyle Avenue, Belleville, IL, and starts at 10:00 a.m. (Registration starts 2 hours before the contest and ends 30 minutes before the CDE begins.)

Date: October 11th, 2023 (Rain Date: October 17th, 2023)

2023-24 CDE Calendar & General Information includes all the state CDE/LDE Information for Site, Start Time, Registration & On-Site Event Instructions

All Registration/Event Questions Including Changes to the Registration, Please Contact Patti Davis,, (217) 753-3328 Ext. 107.

Divisions:  High and Middle School and Alternate Divisions

Registration Details:  

  • Non-competing current middle/high school observers will NOT be permitted to attend the contest.

  • Early Bird Registration ends Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.  Regular Rate begins Thursday, September 28, 2023.

  • Please enter the students’ names into the registration form as soon as possible and definitely before the contest.

  • The maximum number on a team is 4 students for High School and Middle School. The alternate division has no limit on students.

  • Special Needs Accommodations Form - Please email to by Wednesday, September 27, 2023.

  • If your students are not on the roster yet, please email their names to

  • Submitted Registrations Changes:  If your registration is submitted and the registration has not closed, please email with your changes or if you can no longer attend.  If the registration is closed, please utilize the Trading Post.

  • Trading Post - The Trading Post can be used for CDEs after the registration closes or if you are unable to attend the CDE.  Please be sure to pay the school that you buy the registration spot(s) from, and the original school will pay the IAVAT.  Note:  If you are a Non-IAVAT Member, you will need to pay the difference to the IAVAT.  Please email with your student(s) names.

Payment Questions:  Contact Tammy Mullins,, (217) 753-3328 Ext. 103

More information can be found in the attachments below. Any additional questions can be sent to

Sean Welch
Illinois FFA Center
Phone: 217-753-3328 Cell: --
Address: 3221 Northfield Dr. , Springfield , IL 62702
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