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2015 Photo Contest Honorable Mentions

Christine Wisneski - Greenhouse image

Our 2015 photo contest supplied us with literally hundreds of new customer submitted product photos, and our winning photos were just a small sampling of the great photos we received. If you haven’t had a chance to see our 2015 winning submissions yet, you can learn all about them in our 2015 Photo Contest Winners blog posted last week. With such a collection of high-quality submissions this year, we wanted to take a moment to share some of our other favorites with our Honorable Mentions category. Read more

Announcing FarmTek’s 2014 Photo Contest!

2014 Photo ContestThe sun is out and the heat and humidity have arrived, and that only means one thing, summer has begun! Here at FarmTek, summer is our favorite time of year. It’s is the time when we can work outside longer, our crops and plants are in full bloom and we hold our yearly photo contest! Each summer we coordinate a contest to see who can take the best photo of one of our products in use. Every year we receive hundreds of submissions and we truly enjoy each and every one of them. Read more

2013 Photo Contest Honorable Mentions

Photo Contest Honorable Mentions
After receiving hundreds of submissions to our photo contest, we wanted to share with you some of our favorites. These photos may not have won a prize, but they still stood out and we felt that we needed to recognize them. We smiled, we laughed and we were awed by some of these great pictures and the stories we received with some of them. There are seven superlative categories and we selected a winner for each. These customers will each receive a dozen pair of our FarmTek Dot Grip Gloves! We hope you enjoy these photos as much as we did!
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And The Winners Are….Announcing Our 2013 Fall Photo Contest Winners!

Photo Contest Winners

It’s that time of year again! The photos came pouring in for our 2013 Fall Photo Contest and we’re here to announce the winners! As always, the quality and quantity of photos we received was large, but we were finally able to narrow it down to a top winner and runners-up. We loved seeing the submissions from our customers—from chickens and cows, to high tunnels and greenhouses, you all sent us some great photos and we love seeing our products in action. If you didn’t submit photos this time around, be sure to do so during our next photo contest. We’d love to see what you have to share! But for now, read on and see how our top finishers are using our products!

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Photos are worth 1,000 words—or $500!

Feed Buckets

Do you love taking pictures as much as you love your FarmTek products? Well, it’s time to get inspired and take some great photos of your favorite FarmTek items in action because our 2013 Photo Contest starts June 18th! Since we love our loyal readers so much, we wanted to give you a couple days head start to find (or take) the perfect photo!

Get ready for your ten seconds of fame, because if you win, you’ll be featured on our website and this very blog. Anyone can enter and we’re looking for photos showcasing how you use our products, so get snapping.

The grand prize winner will receive a $500 FarmTek gift certificate and five lucky runners-up will each receive a $200 FarmTek gift certificate. How’s that for motivation?

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It’s Show Time! Tips and tricks for preparing your goats for a successful show season

4-H Goat Show

For many goat owners, summer isn’t just about vacations, BBQs and lazy days at the pool or beach. Those things are all fun and games, but they must be scheduled in between busy weekends of one very large activity: preparing for show season! Whether you are in 4-H, have kids in 4-H, or attend privately held shows in your area and beyond, getting your goats ready for the countless fairs that will be upon us in just a few short weeks is a task that is hard work. But it will be worth it when you can walk away from the show ring with blue ribbons and a smile!

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Fall 2012 Photo Contest Results!

The iF FoundationThe results are in for our Fall 2012 Photo Contest! With all of the great entries we received this time around, it was difficult for our judges to narrow the pool down to just one winner and five runners-up. We received photos of a huge array of products, from greenhouses and high tunnels, to poultry equipment, to barn curtain and shade material. A big thank you to everyone who sent in photos this year. Don’t be discouraged if you weren’t a winner this time. We will be doing this contest again shortly, so keep the entries coming!

Here’s a look at our winners!

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Calling All Aspiring Photographers!

Do you love taking pictures as much as you love your FarmTek products? Well, it’s time to get inspired and take some great photos of your favorite FarmTek items in action because our Fall 2012 Photo Contest starts today.

Get ready for your ten seconds of fame, because if you win, you’ll be featured on our website and this very blog. Anyone can enter and we’re looking for photos showcasing how you use our products, so get snapping.

The grand prize winner will receive a $500 FarmTek gift certificate and five lucky runners-up will each receive a $200 FarmTek gift certificate. How’s that for motivation? Read more

2012 Photo Contest Results

The results are in! After much debate and a whole lot of photo admiration, our team of judges has chosen the grand prize winner and runners-up for our 2012 Photo Contest. We’d like to thank everyone that shared their great photos and thoughtful testimonials about our products.

Without further ado—here’s our grand prize winner!

Name – Richard Staus
Location – Hastings, MN
Product – Gro-Max Gothic High Tunnel
Place – First

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Gro-Max Gothic High Tunnel 1“Shopping for the right greenhouse was as important to me as purchasing a vacation home, especially since I knew how much time I’d be spending in it. After checking with several companies, I consulted with a sales rep at FarmTek and felt confident that he could help me make the right choice for my family’s new greenhouse.”
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