The Louisiana 4-H Commodity Ambassador contest is a state level speaking competition designed to allow youth to demonstration their ability to effectively communicate about some of Louisiana's most important commodities including poultry, eggs, beef, seafood, sugar, sweet potatoes and rice.
Each parish is eligible to enter one enrolled 4-H member in good standing in each category and age division.
If you are interested in participating in the commodity ambassador contest make sure to join 4-H and ask your local parish 4-H agent about qualifying events in your area!
Each participant must present a demonstration on the preparation of an affordable, nutritious dish showcasing one of the following commodities: chicken, turkey, eggs, beef, seafood, sugar, sweet potatoes, or rice.
The demonstration should include information regarding the chosen commodity including but not limited to:
Division I and II demonstrations will be judged as pre-recorded video submission with no question and answer session. The videos will be submitted along with the required recipe at the time of registration.Division III demonstrations will be judged as live presentations via Microsoft Teams
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture