National Ag Day essay contest
Created: 12/04/12 (Tue) | Topic: Events
The Agriculture Council of America is calling on ninth- to 12th-grade students to submit an original, 450-word essay or a two-minute video essay about the importance of agriculture.
This year's theme is “American Agriculture: Nourishing Opportunities,” and presents an opportunity for students to address how the agriculture industry is an endless source of opportunity for growth and development. Entrants should focus on how today’s growers are overcoming challenges to provide a safe, stable food supply and sustain the significant role agriculture plays in everyday life. The deadline is Feb. 1, 2013.