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Brillion FFA Wins State Poultry Career Development Event

June 6, 2023 CDE

The Brillion FFA Chapter was named the state winning Poultry Career Development Event Team. Team members include Emma Krahn, Reese Cherney, Emma Willems, and Ayla Evenson. Their advisor is Valerie Berend. Additionally, the top individual was Emma Krahn.

Participants in the Poultry Evaluation CDE select live meat-type chickens for broiler breeding, evaluate and place live egg-type hens, and rate the finished product by evaluating and grading ready-to-cook carcasses and parts of chickens and turkeys.

Brillion will now represent Wisconsin FFA in competition at the National FFA Career Development Events to be held in November in Indianapolis, Indiana during the 96th National FFA Convention. The Poultry CDE is sponsored on the state level by the United Cooperative. The National sponsor is the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association.

 All Career Development Events engage students in developing their communication, decision-making, and teamwork skills to promote future career success.