2019 NACTA Contest Schedules

Wednesday, April 10th

4:00 - 6:30 p.m.: Registration, Curris Center 3rd floor

4:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Farm Tours (every 30 minutes) depart from Curris Center Parking 

5:00 - 6:30 p.m.: Student Networking Social, Curris Center Large Ballroom

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.:  Coaches Meetings (start times will be staggered at 6pm, 6:30pm, and 7pm).  All coaches meetings must be finished by 8pm. 

Thursday, April 11th


7:30 a.m.: Dairy Judging, Assembly point TBD (judging and reasons given off-site)

8:30 a.m.: Horticulture, The Arboretum at Pullen Farm

8:30 a.m.: Precision Agriculture, location TBD

9:00 a.m.: Horse Judging, Equine Center

9:00 a.m.: Agribusiness, Oakley Applied Sciences South

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.: Teaching Workshop, Curris Center 3rd floor (Barkley Room)

 2:00 p.m.: Research/Poster, Curris Center 3rd floor Concourse (set up by 1:45pm)

6:00 - 9:30 p.m.: Knowledge Bowl Prelims, Oakley Applied Sciences South

Friday, April 12th


8:00 a.m.:  Livestock Judging, William "Bill" Cherry Exposition Center

8:00 a.m.: Soils, Assembly point TBD (judging off site; coaches scoring on campus)

8:30 a.m.: Ag Computers, Oakley Applied Sciences South 2nd floor (204S check-in)

9:00 a.m.: Ag Mechanics, EB Howton Agriculture Engineering Building

4:00 p.m.: Coaches Business Meeting, 105 Oakley Applied Sciences South 

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.: Knowledge Bowl Finals, Oakley Applied Sciences South

Saturday, April 13th


8:30 a.m.: Livestock Management, Oakley Applied Sciences South, 3rd floor

8:30 a.m.: Hippology, Equine Center, check-in starts at 7:30am in the Equine Center Arena

9:00 a.m.: Ag Communication, Oakley Applied Sciences South, 2nd floor

9:00 a.m.: Crops, Curris Center 3rd floor, check-in starts at 8:30am 

5:30-8:30 p.m.: Closing Banquet, CFSB Center Upper Concourse