Agricultural Communications CDE

The Agricultural Communications CDE prepares students for careers in journalism, radio and TV broadcast, web design, marketing and more.

Team Format

Three participants per team. All three team members’ scores count for team total.

Team Orientation

2013 Team Orientation Packet

Event Rules

Event Preparation

Press Release

Local Press Release

Add information about your CDE team to this press release and send it to your local media outlets.


Effective in 2012 and beyond, CDE scholarships will be given as cash awards. This change will benefit all participants whether or not they choose to pursue higher education and will also develop consistency between national FFA award programs. Scholarships awarded in 2011 or before will continue to be distributed as in the past. Below you will find the cash award amounts for this CDE:

TEAM: Each member of the first place team receives $1,000 each.
1st- $1,000
2nd- $900
3rd- $800
4th- $700
5th- $600
6th- $400
7th- $400
8th- $400
9th- $400
10th- $400


Dr. Erica Irlbeck


Send thanks to:

Michael Turley
Chief Executive Officer
Osborn Barr
914 Spruce Street
St. Louis, MO 63102

Osborn Barr