AMSA Events

Eastern National Judging

Start Date - Sep 29, 2023
End Date - Sep 30, 2023

Contest Date: September 30, 2023

Eastern National Intercollegiate Meat Judging Contest

Contest Date: September 30, 2023
Contest Components
  • Class #1- Beef Carcasses; Class #2- Beef Cuts; Class #3- Pork Carcasses; Class #4- Pork Cuts; Class #5- Lamb Carcasses; Class #6- Value Based Pricing; Class #7- Beef Cuts; Class #8- Pork Carcasses; Class #9- Pork Cuts; Class #10 -Veal Carcasses; Quality and Yield 
  • Contest: B Divisions Compete
Contest Location: Cargill, Wyalusing PA
  • 1252 PA-706, Wyalusing PA
Contest Official Commitee
  • Contest Commitee Chair- Andrea Garmyn
  • Contest Committee Member- Kathryn Hearn, Travis Tilton, Sam Davis, Jodie Pitcock, and Darrell Dowd
Contest Leadership
B-Division
  • Cooler Superintendent: To be determined following registration
  • Group Leaders: To be determined following registration
  • Card Runners: To be determined following registration
Contest Schedule- Saturday, September 30, 2023- Contest Day!!
  • 5:30am- Group Leaders arrive- Senior Division
  • 5:30am- Senior Division Registration begins at 5:30am-ALL competitors MUST be registered by 6:00am
  • 6:00am- Brief welcome and instructions, divide into groups, and prepare for the contest
  • 6:50am- Competitors enter the cooler
  • 7:00am- Contest begins- we MUST begin on time
  • Midmorning- Coaches will receive an email with a contest update to project the completion time
  • 2:00-2:30pm- Contest conclude
Banquet Details
  • Banquet Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023
  • Banquet Time: 7:30pm, The banquet will be streamed via Facebook Live, so please share this with your students.
Banquet Location and Address
  • Wyalusing Community Corporation-Tuscarora Wayne Community Room
  • Address: 20 Main Street, PO BOX 813, Wyalusing, PA 18853
  • Banquet Time:
Registration

All banquet attendees beyond those registered for the contest MUST register to attend the banquet 2 weeks prior to the event.  If they need a special accommodation, please contact Leslie Frenzel to share their needs.  Banquet fees will be $25.00 per additional attendee.

2024 Schedule of Events

AMSA Event Dates
March Beyond Fresh MeatSpringdale, AR
April SALUMI 101
Raleigh, NC
April JBS Global Ingenuity Greeley, CO
April
POULTRY 101
Fayetteville, AR
June 11-12, 2024Value Added Poultry Processing Course-CanadaLeduc, Alberta, Canada
June 16-19, 2024
77th RMC
Oklahoma City, OK
August 7-9, 2024NATIONAL SLCLincoln, NE
October 21-23, 2024PORK 101Ames, IA
October 22-24, 2024POULTRY 201Sandusky, Ohio
October 29-31, 2024PORK 101University Park, PA
November 7-8, 2024Smithfield EXPLORESmithfield, VA
Meat Judging Dates
January 28, 2024Southwestern
Ennis, TX
February 10, 2024South PlainsHereford, TX
March 2, 2024HLSRHouston, TX
April 11-13Meat Animal EvaluationLaramie, WY
April 11-13Southeastern

Columbus, OH & Lexington KY