Larry Harper Young Writers Contest

Missouri Ruralist will be sponsoring the Larry Harper Young Writers Contest this year.

This year’s topic is “What can be done to increase the number of beginning farmers and ranchers.”

Student Contestants should offer his/her own reasons, along with ideas and/or examples of what can be done to aid young farmers and ranchers wanting to enter the agriculture industry.

All entries must be received by April 9th.  Email entries to and mail hard copy entries to Missouri Ruralist, 21680 Smith Creek Road, Marthasville, MO 63357

For full details including the email, address, Format, and prizes see the flyer on our website and search Larry Harper Young Writers Contest.