to the Georgia Club Calf Producers Association web site! The overall
objective of GCCPA is to enhance the Georgia Junior Livestock Program
by providing special award programs to 4-H and FFA youth who exhibit
GCCPA calves and to assist its membership in the production and marketing
of genetically superior show cattle.
GCCPA Senior Exhibitor Award
is offering one $500 scholarship to a rising high school
senior (12th grade in fall 2015) who has been actively
involved in the junior livestock program and has exhibited
GCCPA calves for 4 years. These monies are for the winning
youth to use to further their education or to assist
with showing expenses. The award winner will be recognized
at the GCCPA Awards Ceremony held in conjunction with
the Georgia Junior Beef Futurity in Perry, GA. Applicants
must fill out he award application and include one letter
of recommendation. Applications are due by June 22, 2015.
GCCPA Field Day
The annual GCCPA Field Day was held May 29-31 in Tifton,
GA at the Tift County Ag Center. On Saturday, a competitive
GCCPA Field Day Steer and Heifer Show was evaluated by
Judge Lynn Davis followed by the annual membership meeting.
The Showmanship Showdown was held on Saturday evening
with top honors awarded. Sunday morning we resumed competition
with The Heat is On Summer Preview, which was judged
by Dallas Locke.
photos by Tyler Erztberger Photography.