FOOD SCIENCE

2018-2019 Details

The Food Science CDE will be offered in four dates and locations this year.  Teams must register to compete at one of the two qualifying events in order to advance to the state competition at Howard Lake.  Competition info is below:

 

Qualifying Event Scenario:

Category: Meal (Regional Competition: Main Dish only)

Platform: Ready to eat

Market: Retail

 

Clarifications: TBD

 

Also, please note that the 1 hour time will include clean up.  Teams must leave their kitchens and workspaces in the same state as when they began or a penalty will be applied.

 

 

Qualifying Event Locations & Dates

 

Registration will open on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 6 am at this link:   TBD

 

Registration locations are on a first registered basis.  You will be notified if your location is not available and placed on a waiting list or moved to an alternate location.  Please contact Lavyne Rada at rada@umn.edu if you have any questions.  

  • January 12, Upsala

  • January 17, Chatfield

  • February 15, SMSU - Marshall

 

Teams will be accepted into each qualifying event on a first-registered, first-accepted basis. Advisors will need to indicate their preference of competition venue.
 

State Finals 

Teams from each qualifying event will advance to the State Finals in Willmar on March 21.

 

The event scenario will be modified for the finals round competition.

 

Rules and Regulations

Minnesota FFA uses the National FFA Food Science and Technology Rules. These can be found at: https://www.ffa.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/cde_fst.pdf 

 

Source:

Principles of Food Science by Janet Ward (Goodheart Wilcox Publishing)

2019-2020 Dates
 
Regional Qualifiers

January 11 - Upsala

January 20 - Chatfield

February 14 - Marshall

 
State Finals

TBD

 
Resources

 

FFA.org

 

 

Safety of Minors

 

 

 

Minnesota CDE/LDE Rules

 

 

 

Past State CDE/LDE Tests

 

 

 

Past National CDE/LDE Tests

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Results

2019 State Food Science Results

Team

Individual

For your specific questions contact:

 

Dennis (BJ) Bjorklund

Minnesota FFA CDE Coordinator

146 Ruttan Hall   

1984 Buford Ave.    

St Paul, MN 55108

 

612-269-1742

bjork045@umn.edu

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