Photographers who enjoy capturing images of the Bay State's farms and farm and horticultural products are invited to enter the 2013 Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar Photo Contest. Winning entries will be published in the 2014 Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar. The contest and calendar are sponsored by Massachusetts Agriculture in the Classroom, Inc.
, Massachusetts Farm to School Project
and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources
They are seeking photos that represent the traditional (maple sugaring, cranberries, dairy cows, flowers/plants, fall fruits, farmers and farm families), as well as the new and dynamic, such as on-farm renewable energy systems and urban agriculture. View last year's winners here
Winning photographers will be credited in the calendar and will be invited to a ceremony at the Eastern States Exposition (The Big E
) in West Springfield this September (tickets to the fair included). Winning photos will be featured on MDAR's home page during the corresponding month. Click here
for the entry form. The deadline is June 1, 2013.