AFR Announces 2017 Poster Winners
More than 4,000 Oklahoma elementary school students expressed their appreciation for farmers during the 2017 American Farmers & Ranchers poster contest.
"We are extremely pleased with the many creative ways students demonstrated with original artwork why we should thank our farmers and ranchers," Micaela Danker, AFR youth development coordinator, said.
Guidelines for the poster contest included:
- Posters must solely be the work of the student.
- Students may use crayons, markers, pens, pencils, etc.
- Posters were judged on originality, creativity, neatness, content and overall effect.
- There were two age divisions: Division I: Grades 1&2; and Division II: Grades 3&4.
- Cash scholarships were awarded to students in each division: First Place: $100; Second Place: $75; Third, Fourth & Fifth Place: $50.
The winners are:
1st Maddilyn Taron, Barnard Elementary - Tecumseh
2nd Gabrielle Snyder, Cimarron Elementary - Cimarron
3rd Kruz Shirey, Barnard Elementary - Tecumseh
4th Sumher Pritchett, Maryetta School - Stilwell
5th Isaac Ervin, W. R. Teague Elementary - Wagoner
1st Madison Savage, Gracemont Elementary -Gracemont
2nd Stone Davis, Carnegie Elementary - Carnegie
3rd Breanna Wilson, Maryetta Elementary - Stilwell
4th Savanna Key, W. R. Teague Elementary - Wagoner
5th Sydalee Kent, Maryetta School - Stilwell