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NACTA Judging Conference 2016

Save the date for the 2016 NACTA Judging Conference
at the University of Minnesota Crookston!

"NACTA go North on the Red"

April 14-16, 2016

The mission of NACTA is to advance the scholarship of teaching and learning in agricultural, environmental, natural and life sciences.

View the 2016 Results!

NEW!

NACTA Tour Schedule & Area Attractions

We have made arrangements for several scheduled tours! We also have provided a list of area attractions for you to pursue as your schedule allows.
Learn more and register now!

Questions?
Leah Stroot - 2900 University Ave, 100-B UTOC - Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 281-8101 - umcnacta@umn.edu

Sponsored by:

NACTA Judging Conference Sponsors 2016 - CHS Foundation, United FCS, AgriBank, AgCountry Farm Credit Services, Bremer Bank, Crookston Convention & Visitors Bureau, American Federal Bank, Crookston National Bank, CHS Agri Service Center

Contests and Tentative Schedule

Contests and Tentative Schedule

>>>>>  All Contest Rules  <<<<<<

Date Contest/ Event Coordinator(s) Start Time
April 13, 2016
  Coaches Contest Meetings Lyle Westrom
(218) 281-8110
lwestrom@crk.umn.edu
6:00 PM
Bede Ballroom
       
April 14, 2016
  Horse Judging Nicky Overgaard 
(218) 281-8127 
novergaa@crk.umn.edu
9:00 AM
UTOC Arena
  Agribusiness Margot Rudstrom
(218) 281-8138
rudstrmv@crk.umn.edu
9:00 AM
Heritage Hall Classroom
  Landscape Design Eric Castle
(218) 281-8119
castl047@crk.umn.edu
9:00 AM
Owen Hall 118 and 207
Dairy Judging

Lyle Westrom
(218) 281-8110
lwestrom@crk.umn.edu

9:30 AM
Off Campus
  Knowledge Bowl Terrill Bradford
(218) 281-8108
tbradfor@crk.umn.edu
7:00 PM
Dowell Hall Classrooms
       
April 15, 2016
  Soils

Kristie Walker
(218) 281-8116
kswalker@crk.umn.edu
7:00 AM
Off Campus
Meet in Parking Lot A
  General Livestock Judging TBA 8:00 AM
UTOC Arena

Wildlife Management

Laura Bell
(218) 281-8131
lbell@crk.umn.edu 
8:00 AM
Bede Ballroom
 

Ag Sales and Marketing

Chuck Lariviere
(218) 281-8175
clarivie@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
Evergreen Classroom
  Coaches Business Meeting Margot Rudstrom
(218) 281-8138
rudstrmv@crk.umn.edu
Noon
Evergreen Grill
Mech Ag Paul Aakre
(218) 281-8104 
paakre@crk.umn.edu
12:30 PM
Hill Hall 108, Owen Hall 120, 150 and 170
  Knowledge Bowl Terrill Bradford
(218) 281-8108
tbradfor@crk.umn.edu
7:00 PM
Dowell Hall Classrooms
       
April 16, 2016
  Crops Rob Proulx
(218) 281-8136
prou0041@crk.umn.edu
7:45 AM
Kiehle Auditorium
  Hippology Terrill Bradford
(218) 281-8108
tbradfor@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
UTOC 120
  Small Animals Arlene Garcia-Marquez
(218) 281-8115
agarciam@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
Hill Hall 104
  Ag Computers Thea Oertwich
(218) 281-8574
tholen@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
Dowell Hall 200 and 206
  Horticulture Theresa Helgeson
(218) 281-8120
helg0145@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
Greenhouse, Owen Hall 1st Floor
  Livestock Management Abdo Alghamdi
(218) 281-8125
algh0007@crk.umn.edu
8:00 AM
Dowell Hall 207 and 225
  Awards Banquet Leah Stroot
(218) 281-8101
stroot@crk.umn.edu
5:30 PM
Lysaker Gymnasium

Lodging Information

Lodging Information

(blocks of rooms held under UMC NACTA until Feb. 1, 2016)

AmericInn
1821 University Ave
Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 281-7800

Cobblestone Inn & Suites
2304 Sahlstrom Dr
Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 470-1111

Crookston Inn and Convention Center
2200 University Ave
Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 281-5210

East Grand Inn
606 Gateway Dr. NE
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
(218) 773-9822

Expressway Suites
4040 11th Avenue South
Grand Forks, ND 58201
(701) 757-7000

Fairfield Inn & Suites
514 Gateway Dr NE
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
(218) 399-3030

Golf Terrace Motel
1731 University Ave
Crookston, MN 56716
(218) 281-2626

Plaza Motel
309 Demers Ave
East Grand Forks, MN 56721
(218) 773-1179