Source: National Corn Growers Association news release

The National Corn Growers Association’s (NCGA) new photo contest site attracted new participants as well as seasoned contest alumni, resulting in a record-breaking number of entrants and high-quality photo submissions.

Our 2023 grand prize winner, for Ready! is no stranger to the contest. Mary Morken of Casselton, North Dakota has been contributing since 2017!

In contrast, the award for Most Popular belongs to newcomer Michael Sanders of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin for Sunset on Another Harvest with 2,850 votes.

The tenth contest began Sept. 1, and broke records with more than 600 photos across eight categories. The new Red, White and Blue and the Farm Family Lifestyle categories were awarded soley on votes, providing judges with aid as six remaining categories were just short of impossible to narrow down.

Twenty-six winners across 15 states were awarded Visa gift cards, ranging from $100-$500 value. Visit!