FFA Contests

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 the 2020 contest has been cancelled. The 2021 contest will be held September 28, 2021. For reference, a complete schedule of 2019 contest events, rules and regulations, a list of the teams and individuals who have won previous contests, a list of event sponsors and entry information can be found below.

World Dairy Expo welcomes FFA members from across the country as it proudly provides educational opportunities and activities specifically for these students on Tuesday, September 28 in conjunction with the Central National FFA Contests. Information for the 2021 Central National FFA Events will be available July 2021.

*Bus travel and parking map


Central National FFA Contests

The Central National FFA Contests (Dairy Cattle Judging, Dairy Products Judging, Showmanship and World Forage Management Cup) are held Tuesday, September 28, 2021. Teams must register online by September 10. Late entries are only accepted September 11 - 15. Payment for late entries must be submitted or postmarked by September 15 to be eligible to participate. 

Reduced price admission tickets for all FFA Chapters can be ordered through the online registration system by September 15. For those not participating in contest events, submit ticket orders through the online registration system.

For more information on start times, locations, rules and regulations, entry fees and registration of each contest, follow the links below:

2019 Central National FFA Events Booklet (PDF)

2019 Central National FFA Events Registration

FFA Contest Results