Alltech Launches #iamAG Photo Contest

AgWired Animal, Alltech, contest

A picture is worth a thousand words — or a free trip to the ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference (ONE19) held in Lexington, Kentucky, May 19–21, 2019. Alltech’s #iamAG online agvocacy photo contest invites American farmers, ranchers, producers and all agricultural workers to submit and share photos of their farms and ag lifestyle for the opportunity to win the trip. … Read More

U.S. Dairy Producers Win Alltech & KEENAN Great Green Getaway

jamie johansenAgribusiness, AgWired Animal, Alltech, contest, Dairy, Equipment, Livestock, Nutrition

For three U.S. dairy producers, the luck of the Irish was on their side when their names were selected in a live, random draw for The Great Green Getaway sweepstakes as the 2017 World Dairy Expo wrapped up in Madison, Wisconsin. In March 2018, Ashley Irvin, Tennessee; Hans Greisen, Wisconsin; and Mary Van Rossum, Wisconsin, will embark on a journey … Read More

Enter Alltech’s “My Farm. My Future.” Video Contest

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Alltech, contest

Alltech is calling all farmers, producers and ranchers to share their stories about how they are ensuring the future of their farm. By creating a one- to two-minute “My Farm. My Future.” video describing what they are doing for their farm’s future and sharing their farm’s story, farmers have the opportunity to win a trip to ONE: The Alltech Ideas … Read More

Meet the Dairy Expo Fitting Contest Champion

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Audio, award, contest, Dairy, World Dairy Expo, Youth

A total of twenty-two young attendees participated in the Youth Fitting Contest held at this year’s World Dairy Expo, and Levi Banowetz, of Charlotte, Iowa, was this year’s champion in the male division. The contest, which was open to youth ages 13 – 21, allowed contestants 60 minutes to get their animal to show ready, and judged on the following … Read More

NCBA 2017 National Anthem Contest

Jamie JohansenAg Group, Beef, Cattle, contest, Dairy, NCBA

Are you a singing star who wants to be a part of the 2017 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in Nashville, Tennessee? National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s (NCBA) fourth annual National Anthem Singing Contest is now open. Contestants must be 18 or younger and related to an NCBA, ANCW or CBB member. The contest winner will sing the Star … Read More

Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival Back for Ninth Year

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Cheese, Company Announcement, contest, Dairy, Events

The Great Canadian Cheese Rolling Festival, hosted by Dairy Farmers of Canada, is back for its ninth installment. This year’s event is set for Saturday, August 20, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m at Blackcomb Mountain in Whistler, BC, and will feature activities the whole family can enjoy, including cheese rolling races, tastings, and a market featuring some of … Read More

Enter the 2016 ASI Photo Contest

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, ASI, Competition, contest, Sheep

Do you have photos from lambing season, or some great shots from this summer on your sheep operation? They could pay off in the form of a cash award in the 2016 American Sheep Industry Association (ASI) Photo Contest. Photographers are invited to submit photographs in the contest’s five different categories. Entries will be judged on clarity, content, composition and … Read More

Happy National Hot Dog Month! ?

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Company Announcement, Competition, contest, Food

The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) has estimated that Americans will eat 150 million hot dogs this Independence Day, which also acts as the kick off for National Hot Dog Month, a celebration of our nation’s iconic food. To mark the occasion, the NHDSC has gathered several hot dog icons in a new series of videos to discuss … Read More

Texas A&M Wins 69th USPOULTRY Poultry Judging Contest

Jamie JohansenAg Group, contest, Education, Poultry, US Poultry

Texas A&M University wins the High Team Overall category at the 69th USPOULTRY Foundation Ted Cameron National Poultry Judging Contest, held at Louisiana State University. LSU placed a close second. Additionally, Trent Dugas, senior at LSU, was announced high individual overall winner, and Bailey Miller, senior at Texas A&M University, finished second overall. Eleven universities participated in this year’s competition … Read More

Last Call for Farm Mom of the Year Nominees

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, award, contest, Farming, Monsanto

There is one week left to submit your favorite farm mom into Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Mom of the Year Contest. Submissions will be accepted through Tuesday, Mar. 29, and Monsanto encourages everyone to nominate moms who go above and beyond to care for and protect their farms, families, communities and the agriculture industry they love. “Our 2015 Southeast Region Farm … Read More