Recently, the Fredericktown FFA competed in the State Contest. The team took 25th overall. The horse management CDE is an educational activity designed as a practical method of teaching students current horse evaluation and selection techniques and management. In this contest members must identify tack and equipment, judge hay, take a written exam, and judge horses in two halter classes and one performance class. Fredericktown FFA Advisor is Debra Burden. Team members participating in this contest include Demi Rizor, Monica VanAtta and Courtney Ballinger.