Are you a young producer who demonstrates excellence in business and environmental sustainability? Then apply today to win the Tomorrow's Top Producer Sustainability Award.
Entrants are judged on entrepreneurial initative and new approaches to farming (50%), environmental and other on-farm sustainability efforts (30%) and economic stability and sustainability (20%). Any farmer or rancher age 35 and under who receives at least half of his or her income from farming and farm-related ventures may apply.
To apply, complete the entry form (below) and send a letter of reference from an accountant, banker, input dealer/representative or agribusiness leader.
First Place wins a new laptop computer and expense paid trips to the 2011 Tomorrow's Top Producer Seminar in Chicago, Jan. 25, 2011 and Farm Journal Corn College during the summer of 2011.
Winners agree to be recognized in articles published in Top Producer magazine and online. Any financial information remains confidential unless entrants agree to its release.
Deadline: Jan. 3, 2011
The award is sponsored by: