The Food Science and Technology CDE requires students to have an in-depth understanding of food product development and presentation, and food safety issues. Participants use their sensory skills to solve problems and make sound decisions.
Four participants per team. All four team members’ scores count toward the total team score.
2013 Team Orientation Packet
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.
Dr. Lori Moore
Send thanks to:
Exec. VP of Integrated Supply Chain
Exec. VP of RDQ & Innovation
Kraft Foods Group
Three Lakes Drive
Northfield, IL 60093