Length - Essays must contain no more than 450 words
Eligibility - Students in grades 7-12 in the 2008-2009 school year
Prizes - State winners (one per state) - $100; National winner - $1,000 and a trip to Washington, D.C. The winner will be recognized on March 12, 2009 at the Celebration of Ag Dinner to be held at the Whitten Patio.
Deadline - Entries must be received by: February 9, 2009