2019 Photo Contest
Submit your photo and story July 1 – August 31!
Help us tell the story of Missouri through photos that highlight Missouri agriculture, Missouri’s rural way of life, and Missouri life in general! Prizes will be awarded to the winning photos.
The 2019 Missouri Farm Bureau Photo Contest (“Contest”) is governed by the terms and conditions set forth below. If you choose to participate in this Contest, you have agreed to these terms and conditions.
Purpose. The purpose of the Contest is to tell the story of Missouri through photos that highlight Missouri agriculture, Missouri’s rural way of life, and Missouri life.
Eligibility. The Contest is open to all current members of Missouri Farm Bureau (MOFB) or a dependent of a member. Employees of MOFB and affiliated companies are ineligible; however, employee spouses or dependents are eligible.
Contest Period. Submissions will be accepted from July 1, 2019 through August 31, 2019. Late entries will not be accepted. Winners will be contacted via e-mail, phone or mail.
- Limit of one photo submission per photographer.
- Story/description must accompany photo and will be factored into judging (50 words or less).
- Photo must be taken in Missouri.
- Photo must be no more than two years old from date of submission.
- Photo must be horizontal/landscape orientation.
- Photo must be submitted as a high-resolution jpg image (selected photos must be able to be printed at a 12”x9” size without significant loss of quality).
MOFB reserves the right to reject and disqualify any images that are considered inappropriate.
Where persons are included in a photo and can be identified, a photo release must accompany the entry. The photo release can be mailed to Missouri Farm Bureau, Attn: Public Affairs, P.O. Box 658, Jefferson City, MO 65102 or submitted by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All photos must be submitted digitally through the submission form. If you have trouble submitting the form, contact email@example.com.
Ownership of Photos, License. By entering this Contest, you grant Missouri Farm Bureau Federation and its County Farm Bureau Affiliates a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, publish, display, distribute, reproduce, edit, adapt and create derivative works of the submitted photograph, in whole or in part, in any media now known or hereafter discovered, including in use on social media, on websites, in publications and for promotional purposes, without compensation, recognition or prior notice to the participant, his or her successors or assigns, or any other entity.
Privacy. Participants agree that their name, hometown, county, and photo story/description may be used for promotional purposes in conjunction with their photo when published or used by Missouri Farm Bureau Federation. Any other personal information submitted by contestants will be for internal use only and will not be shared with or sold to any other parties. Your contact information is required for notification purposes only.
2018 Photo Contest Winners
All of our winners did a wonderful job of capturing the essence of what makes rural Missouri special.
Some images may be cropped in the gallery view. Click on the image to see the uncropped version.