Get the picture: Entries sought for ag photo contest

Entries will be accepted through Dec. 31 for an annual competition for photography depicting the Colorado agricultural industry.

Entries must be submitted to the Colorado Department of Agriculture by e-mail with an official entry. Visit the website at
for entry forms and contest rules.

Photographs must be taken in the 2020 calendar year and relate to Colorado agriculture in some way. That includes crops, farmers’ markets, harvests, livestock, people and urban agriculture as well photographs taken with drones. Entries will be evaluated on theme, creativity and technical quality.

The winner will receive $175, second place $150 and third place $100. Other awards and honorable mentions also will be presented. Winning photos will be displayed on the Colorado Department of Agriculture website and also used in digital and print communications. Winners will be announced in January.