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/Riverton Parke Invitational Crops and Forestry. 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. Any questions on Forestry call Riverton Parke (765) 569-2045. November 19, 2016
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