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Ag Mechanics

Agriculture Mechanics CDE Date:  March 12, 2022

Pre-register: HERE

Registration Closes on March 4.

Start Time:  9:00 am

Location:  Grainger County High School

2201 US- 11W
Rutledge, TN

Click here for directions

Team
Team will consist 4 members (no drop score)

Event Components
Contestant scores will consist of 2 skill areas drawn at random prior to the event (75 pts. each). (30 minutes each skill) & a 25-question Mathematical Problem Solving Test taken from the past 5 years National FFA Written Exams  (70 minutes - Test Bank is saved in Page Documents at bottom of this page)

Scoring

Individual
Problem Solving………………50 pts. (25 questions x 2 points each)
  Skills………………………………………..150 pts. (2 skills x 75 pts each) 

 Total Individual………………………..200 pts.


Team:
Top 4 individual scores…………………….800 pts.

Skill Areas:
-Surveying
-Land Measurement
-Welding
-Electrical Wiring
-Rafter Cutting
-Plumbing and Masonry rotate every year (2022 will be masonry) 
-Equipment - Haybuster 107 No-till Drill (link in page documents at the bottom of this page)
-Small Engines

Problem Solving:
The test will be made of problems from the past 5 National Ag Mechanics Knowledge     
Test, which is problem solving. (125 potential questions to select the 25 from).
The format of the question will be as originally asked, but the numbers will be changed.


Equipment That Each Student Should Bring to the Contest:
Clear Clipboard
Two #2 Pencils
Electronic, non-programmable calculator
Personal Protective Gear: Safety Glasses, Welding Helmets, long pants, long-sleeved shirts and closed toed shoes
(refer to Tennessee State AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY AND MECHANICAL SYSTEMS CDE Rules on tnffa.org)



 


Check this link periodically for contest updates and information.

Contact Joe Schrader for information regarding equipment being used at the CDE: joeshrader66@gmail.com

We also invite advisors to observe the contest if they are interested in competing in the future. We may even have something for you to do.



Documents

 
NameOwnerDateAddedSize
2022 East TN Ag Mechanics Testbank East TN FFA Admin 2/1/2022 3493 KB
2022 Equipment Manual East TN FFA Admin 2/1/2022 17114 KB
Updated Ag Mech Guidelines East TN FFA Admin 2/26/2020 2282 KB


 

 

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