FreshRoots

Directors Cup Award 

FCI celebrates young and beginning farmers committed to continuous learning and intentional living for a brighter future for their farm family business and community with the Directors Cup Award.

PROGRAM FEATURES & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Individual and married-couple FreshRoots participants who are up to age 40 or in their first 10 years of farming on January 1 of the year they apply and who have been an FCI member-borrower for at least three years are eligible to apply.

  • Applicants will submit a formal application highlighting the personal growth and professional development they have pursued while participating in the FreshRoots program.

  • An independent committee will select the annual recipients.

  • Applications are available online February 1 to April 16 annually.
  • Recipients receive a $5,000 cash award and a trophy.

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MEET THE 2021 DIRECTORS CUP HONOREES

2021 Directors Cup Recipients

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