Westminster, MD (PRWEB) October 30, 2012
MidAtlantic Farm Credit has announced the winners of its annual photo contest. Winning entries will be featured in MidAtlantic's 2013 calendar, which will be available in their offices after November 1. Winning photographs can also be viewed on MidAtlantic Farm Credit's Pinterest site.
The grand prize winner was Donna Dawson of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. "I am very excited," says Dawson. "I've been submitting photos for several years and it exciting to have one selected for the cover!"
"We always get so many beautiful photos," says Sandy Wieber, VP of Marketing for MidAtlantic Farm Credit. "It isn't easy picking the winners, but the ones selected for this year's claendar showcase what we all love about agriculture, and what we love about rural America."
Other winners photographers include: Kelly Jenkins of Strasburg, VA; Bruce Snyder of Lancaster, PA; Cassie Holloway of Darlington, MD; Dawn Craumer of Manchester, MD; Jennifer Hendershot of Clear Spring, MD; Casey Houtz of Spring Mills, PA; Denise Chas of Clayton, DE; Victoria Jenkins of Point Pleasant, PA; Melissa Miller of Strasburg, PA; Nicole Mast of Morgantown, PA; Pixie Ruhlmann of Bethesda, MD; Sandy Stahl of Fleetwood, PA; Kelly Miller of Airville, PA; Callista Miller of Fleetwood, PA; Ann Bell of Berkeley Springs, WV; Sydney Wright of Milford, DE and Sarah Knox of Myersville, MD.
Winning photos are published in the annual calendar, and winners do not receive any compensation for their entries.
About MidAtlantic Farm Credit
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member‐borrowers. It provides farm loans for land, equipment, livestock and production; crop insurance; and rural home mortgages. The co‐op has over 10,500 members and approximately $2.3 billion in loans outstanding. MidAtlantic has branches serving Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. It is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America.