The Tomorrow’s Top Producer Horizon Award will be given to a producer under the age of 35, who demonstrate excellence in the business of farming, including
- farm finance
- family and employee relations
- environmental stewardship
Entrants are judged on entrepreneurial originality (50%), financial and business progress (30%) and industry or community leadership (20%). Any farmer, rancher or partnership that gets at least half of their income from farming and farm-related ventures may apply.
Prizes for the 2016 award included:
- A trip for two to attend the 2017 Top Producer Seminar in Chicago (Jan. 25-27, 2017)
- A trip for two to attend the 2017 Tomorrow’s Top Producer conference (Date, Location: TBD)
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2016
For questions, contact Sara Schafer at (573) 581-6387 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read about the 2013 winner, Joanna Carraway of Murray, Ky.