Invitational Crops Dates for 2017
Sponsor Date
Triton FFA (Marshall County) Walk-through Crops Contest. Doors open at 4 p.m. and last group accepted at 7:30 p.m. Contest consists of plant, seed and damage ID, grain grading, and a test.  Cost: $3. Awards to top senior and junior individual and top senior and junior team with plaques. Please RSVP to Lynn Fischer to participate and whether you have junior and/or senior teams. November 9, 2016
LaPorte H.S. Forestry Judging Invitational. South Central Jr/Sr High School (9808 S 600 W Union Mills, IN. 46382). Cost: $5/participant includes lunch. Starts 9:30 (CT, Chicago time)/10:30 (ET, Indy time). Registration is open to the first 30 teams that enter. There will be a junior and senior division. If you’re interested please register before National Convention Oct. 24th by 4 pm. Late registration will be charged $8 per student.  Please use area registration forms to register teams. Please RSVP to Kyle McCallum at 219-767-2266 ext. 3027 or November 9, 2017
Purdue University – IAAE-PU and Agronomy Club Invitational Crops. 7:15 - 8:00 a.m. - Registration, 8:15 - contest begins. Registration -   Lobby of Lilly Hall. Registration fee $4/contestant. Make checks payable to "Purdue Invitational Contest." November 11, 2017
Southmont Invitational Crops. Held at Southmont Jr. High School which is connected to the high school. See flyer for details. Includes Junior (6-8th grade) and Senior (9-12) Registration starts at 8 a.m., contest at 9 a.m. Cost is $4/contestant, checks payable to "Southmont FFA." Any questions on Crops call Southmont (765) 866-0350 ext. 256 Gary Mosbaugh or Erin Gilley. November 18, 2017
Ancilla College - Invitational Crops, Forestry, and Entomology. Registration 4:30 p.m. (EST) in Ancilla Agriculture Classroom, contest starts at 5:30. Park in lots A, B, or main campus. 9601 Union Road, Plymouth Indiana 46563. Concession stand available. Email attendance to Tim McLochlin or 574.252.6600 or Lynn Fischer or 765-585-2945. November 20, 2017
Fountain Central/Attica Invitational Crops. Held at Attica. Both Junior and Senior. Registration 8-9:00 a.m. Cost is $4/contestant. Contact Ashley Bossaer (765) 299-3159 or Bruce Sillery (765) 585-7073. December 3, 2016

Rossville FFA Forestry/Crops/Entomology Practice, Mock Contest, and Dinner -
Friday, December 9, 2016 from 5:30 until 9 pm at the Rossville High School Cafeteria (Park by the Ag Barn at the back of the school). Dinner! Free of charge, a complete meal including drinks and desserts. Served from 5:30 until 8:30 Buffet style. We will have study areas with practice samples, a self-graded written and identification contest, and hopefully enough Coaches in all areas to answer any questions!
Please RSVP to Dale Griffin at or call at (765 )379-4469 (Do not leave a voicemail!  Talk to a live person!) with the number of people coming – any FFA and/or 4-H Team is welcome.

December 9, 2016
State Crops, Entomology, and Forestry CDE. Purdue University. For more information see December 10, 2016