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Bookmark Contest

Bookmark 2024

Year of the farmer

Illinois Farm-Families coalition has declared 2023 the “Year of the Farmer.“ Did you know that 96% of all Illinois Farms are family owned? Design a bookmark celebrating farmers, showcasing all the wonderful things we enjoy thanks to hard-working farm families. We want YOU to show us how farmers impact our lives and the importance of Illinois’ agriculture.


Entries must be received by 5/1/2024 via email or mail.  Judging will be completed by 5/15/2024



Bookmark Answers


Bookmark 2023 "Agriculture is..."

Cook County students totally understood the assignment and blew us away with bookmark designs showing what agriculture means to them.


View all of the artwork

First Place

Submitted by Riyo from Fairview Elementary , Hoffman Estates


Runners Up

Submitted by Danna from Goodwin Elementary, Cicero


Submitted byUrszula from Fairview Elementary, Arlington Heights

Submitted by Aryan from Frank C. Whiteley, Hoffman Estates



honorable mention designs, in no particular order

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