Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge
The Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge is the first national business competition focused exclusively on rural entrepreneurs working on food and agriculture businesses. Rural entrepreneurs compete for $145,000 in startup funds.
NEW for 2018 Challenge
Ten rural entrepreneurs will share $145,000 in startup funds.
Four finalists will each be awarded $15,000 and compete for an additional $25,000
Six best-in-show winners will each be awarded $10,000, categories include:
- Best Farm Startup
- Best Agritourism Startup
- Best Farm-to-Table Startup
- Best Ag Tech & Support Services Startup
- Best Craft Beverage Startup
- Best Local Product Startup
Learn more about the best-in-show categories.
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