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Do you know someone who is changing the face of farming? If you’d like to recognize a young, beginning and/or small-operation farmer or rancher who is passionate about what they do and makes a positive impact on their industry and profession, nominate them for Compeer’s GroundBreaker of the Year.
 
The winner will receive $5,000 cash to help further their goals. 
Nominations for GroundBreaker of the Year are being accepted until October 31, 2019. 
 
 
 

Nomination Guidelines

Nominations for GroundBreaker of the Year are being accepted until October 1st, 2019. The winner will be announced at our annual GroundBreakers Conference in January, 2020.

Farmers may nominate themselves, or be nominated by a family member, friend, colleague, partner or acquaintance.

Eligibility and Selection:

Nominees must be actively involved in farming in Illinois, Minnesota or Wisconsin and meet at least one of the following criteria for a young, beginning or small-operation farmer:

  • Age 35 or younger
  • 10 years or less of farming or ranching experience
  • Generate less than $250,000 in annual gross sales
 
 

Eligibility and Selection

Nominees must be actively involved in farming in Illinois, Minnesota or Wisconsin and meet at least one of the following criteria for a young, beginning or small-operation farmer:

  • Age 35 or younger
  • 10 years or less of farming or ranching experience
  • Generate less than $250,000 in annual gross sales
 
 
 The winner will be announced at our 2020 GroundBreakers Conference (date and location to be determined). Farmers may nominate themselves, or be nominated by a family member, friend, colleague, partner or acquaintance.

Nominees will be evaluated by a subcommittee of Compeer Financial and ranked based on agricultural leadership and advocacy, community involvement, perseverance and commitment to the agriculture industry.

 
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 

 
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Compeer Financial is an equal opportunity employer and provider, and an equal credit opportunity lender.


 
  

All loans subject to credit, underwriting and property approval guidelines. Offered loan products may vary by state. There is no guarantee that all borrowers will qualify. Restrictions may apply. This is not a commitment to lend or extend credit. Terms, conditions and programs are subject to change without notice. Equal Housing Lender.Equal-Housing

© 2019  Compeer Financial, ACA. All Rights Reserved.
Compeer Financial is an equal opportunity employer and provider, and an equal credit opportunity lender.