HAWAII CROP IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION
/ June 13, 2016 /
More than 100 images were submitted as entries in our inaugural photo contest titled "Why I Love Agriculture". These photos showcase the stunning beauty of the seed farms, bountiful crops, and active employees. The winning photos can be seen below. Check out our Facebook photo album, and daily posted photos for all entries in the contest. Mahalo to all of the participants and stay tuned for our next contest!
First place winner Alicia Vea, pictured with Emmanuel Zibakalam and Peter Wiederoder
Second place winner Brent Gillis
Third place winner Nathaniel Griffin, pictured with Marc Beaulieau and Bryan Kelly
Alicia Vea (Dow AgroSciences): "I Love Agriculture because it provides for my family and the world."
Brent Gillis (DuPont Pioneer): "I love agriculture because it allows me to be outstanding in my field."
Nathaniel Griffin (Monsanto Hawaii): "I've worked in agriculture nearly my entire life. Working with the latest advancements in biotechnology to feed the world is very important to me. This picture is an excellent representation of my views on agriculture as well as the necessity of our industry in the modern world where farming is a quickly diminishing practice."
Check out our Facebook photo album to view more entries from our contest.