PRINCETON, Ill. — Congratulations to the winners of the fifth annual Placemat Design Contest for the National Ag Week's Salute to Ag Breakfast! Third-grade students from around Bureau County were asked to create placemats following the theme "Illinois Agriculture - Past, Present and Future."
This year, Farm Bureau collected 193 entries from all over the county. Two prizes were awarded for Best of Show and Best use of Theme. Each of the winners, their parents and their teacher were invited to be recognized at the breakfast, held at The Barn just outside of Princeton on the morning of March 15.