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Applications open for Excellence Award for Ag Students

Farm Management Canada (FMC) and the Canadian Association of Diploma in Agriculture Programs (CADAP) are accepting applications for the 2018-19 Excellence Award for Agricultural Students.

September 4, 2018  By Top Crop Manager

The competition is designed to encourage students to improve their critical thinking, communication and leadership skills. 

FMC and CADAP are collecting submissions from agricultural students across Canada and will award three winners with scholarships towards furthering their education in agriculture. First place stands to win $1,500. 

The award is designed to help students develop their communication skills by having the opportunity to voice their opinion on a subject related to farm management.


Students are asked to submit a multimedia presentation, a video, a Twitter chat, a blog or a Wiki, responding to the following question: How can agriculture bridge the increasing rural and urban divide? 

To take part in the competition, for details on how to enter, or to apply, visit


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