Virginia Dairy Cattle Evaluation Rules

(Junior & Senior)

Additional Event Resources



Event Format


Team of Four 

Compete at State Convention

Top 5 Teams & 10 Individuals Compete in Part II

Dairy Cattle Evaluation & Management


The Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Management CDE helps students develop skills in dairy cattle selection and herd management.  Participants evaluate the cattle’s physical characteristics, explain their various classes and analyze a herd record as a team.



Event Location & Time

The Dairy Cattle Evaluation and Management Career Development Event is held at the state convention in June.


Event Date: June 18, 2019

Virginia Dairy Cattle Evaluation & Management Contact: 

             Mr. Dave Winston

             2450 Litton Reaves Hall

             Blacksburg, VA 24061

             Office Phone: (540) 231-5693





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