The Farm Bureau Excellence in Agriculture Award Program is designed as an opportunity for Young Farmers & Ranchers, while actively contributing and growing through their involvement in Farm Bureau and agriculture, to earn recognition. Participants will be judged on their involvement in agriculture, leadership ability, involvement and participation in Farm Bureau and other organizations (i.e., civic, service and community).
State winners receive a new Polaris ATV from Zions Bank Ag Group, 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 in Atlanta, Georgia, January 7-12. 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 new Ford truck. The three runners-up received a Case IH Farmall 50A tractor. Third place finalists received a Case IH 40” Combination Roll Cabinet & Top Chest and a $500 parts card, as well as $2,200 of Stanley Black & Decker merchandise. Fourth place finalists received a Case IH 40” Combination Roll Cabinet & Top Chest and a $500 parts card.
DEADLINE: September 17, 2021 by 5:00 PM (no late applications accepted)
APPLICATION: 2022 Excellence in Agriculture Application.pdf