Farm Bureau’s First Peas to the Table Contest Runs Feb. 20 Through May 15

Farm Bureau’s First Peas to the Table Contest Runs Feb. 20 Through May 15

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced its second First Peas to the Table Contest, which opens Feb. 20 and runs through May 15. The national competition for schools encourages children in kindergarten through fifth grade to plant, raise and harvest peas this spring.

The student team that grows the greatest amount of peas (measured in cups) using no more than 20 seeds during the official contest period will be declared the winner and receive the grand prize – a visit from Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields.