The Achievement Award Program is designed to recognize those young farmers and ranchers that have excelled in their farming/ranching operations and honed their leadership abilities to superiority. The contestants will be evaluated on a combination of their farming operation growth and financial progress of operation, FB Leadership, as well as leadership outside of Farm Bureau. More specifically, the judges will be looking for excellence in management, growth and scope of the enterprise and self-initiative that have been displayed throughout the operation. A contestant's participation in Farm Bureau and other organizations is a definite point getter from the judges.
State winners receive a new John Deere Gator courtesy of Cache Valley Bank and also Stotz Equipment, a year's insurance on the ATV From Farm Bureau Insurance, a safety helmet from Utah Farm Bureau, and an expense paid trip to the AFBF Convention in Austin, Texas in January 2020 to compete in the national competition. Second and third place winners will receive cash prizes during the awards and recognition program at the UFBF Convention. National winners in 2019 took home a 2019 Ford truck. Three national finalists received a Case IH Farmall 50A, courtesy of Case IH, along with a $2,500 cash prize.
DEADLINE: September 18, 2020 at 5:00 PM (No Late Applications Will Be Accepted)
APPLICATION: CLICK HERE