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• The three couples are Shane and Mary Courtney of Shelby County, Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County, and Dustin and Tammy White of Union County.
Rewards for winner
In addition to receiving statewide recognition as the 2013 “Outstanding Young Farm Family,” the winner will receive a Case IH Scout courtesy of KFB Insurance and Case IH, an Apple iPad2 from Republic Bank & Trust, $1,000 cash from Premier Crop Insurance, a $750 Dyna-Gro seed voucher from Crop Production Services, a $500 voucher from Southern States Cooperative, a portable handgun safe from Misty Morn Safe Company, and a voucher for 16 bags of seed corn from Pioneer Seed.
The “Outstanding Young Farm Family” will also receive an expense-paid trip to compete in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) national young farmer contest in San Antonio, TX, in January 2014. Winners of the national contest will have their choice of either a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado or a 2014 GMC Sierra, courtesy of GM, and paid registration to AFBF’s 2014 Young Farmer & Rancher Leadership Conference in Virginia Beach, in February 2014. Each of the three national runners up will receive a Case IH Farmall 65A tractor from Case IH, a $2,500 cash prize and $500 in Stihl merchandise, courtesy of Stihl.
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