Paint the Yard this season and join the contest. Go to a participating local Cook County Farm Bureau  Greenhouse/Garden Centers, purchase market flowers, obtain your entry form, enter the contest and plant your garden.
Buy it, plant it, and photograph it…hurry entry forms are due by June 16th 2014.  Take a before and after photograph of the yard or container garden and email the photo by July 21st to membershipdebbie@cookcfb.org.  Win the popular vote or the judges’ choice and be awarded a gift certificate (on us!) to your Garden Center:
3 - 1st Prizes $300.00 each Popular Vote, Judge’s choice Yard & Container Garden
3 - 2nd Prizes$200.00 each Popular Vote, Judge’s choice Yard & Container Garden
It’s as easy as that. Go to www.cookcfb.org/buy-local for entry form, participating Garden Centers and complete contest details or call 708-354-3276 and ask for Debbie.