Purpose

The Poultry Career Development Event seeks to effectively prepare the students for jobs in the poultry workforce. Workers seeking careers in poultry must develop a high degree of knowledge and must develop the ability to solve problems in the poultry industry. The contest blends practical hands-on experiences with a basic knowledge of the poultry industry required for careers in the poultry field.

Foundation Standards: Mathematics Algebra 10, 13, 15, Problem Solving and Critical Thinking 5.1, 5.3, Health and Safety 6.2, 6.4, 6.5, Ethics and Legal Responsibility 8.3, Leadership and Teamwork 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.6, Science 1.a, 1.c, 1.d, 1.L, 1.m, Writing 2.6, Listening and Speaking 1.1, 2.2, 2.3, Career Planning and Management 3.1.

Animal Science Pathway: D1.0-1.3, D2.2-2.3, D3.0-3.2, D4.1, D5.1, 5.3, 5.5, D6.1-6.7, D8.0-8.3, D9.0-9.4, D10.1, D12.1-12.5

Superintendents:

Sheila Purdum
C206J Animal Science Building
Lincoln, NE 68583
402-472-6451
spurdum2@unl.edu

Gary Sullivan
ANSC A213 G
Lincoln, NE 68583
402-472-6430
gary.sullivan@unl.edu

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