Marketing Plan CDE

Participants in the Marketing Plan CDE develop and present a marketing plan for a current agricultural product, supply or service.

Team Format

Three participants per team. Team is scored as a group. No individual scores.

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:

Members of the first place team receive $1,000 each
Members of the second place team receive $600 each
Members of the third place team receive $450 each
Members of the fourth place team receive $300 each


Ms. Gail Kiley Sanders


Send thanks to:
David Kabbes
Senior Vice President, Corporate and Legal Affairs
Bunge North America
11720 Borman Dr
PO Box 28500
St. Louis, MO 63146-1000

DeBruce Grain

Send thanks to:
Katie Brunke
Kerry Ingredients and Flavours
3300 Millington Rd
Beloit, WI 53511-9542

Kerry Ingredients and Flavours