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September 30, 2014
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Safety poster and essay contest open to area youth


REGION — The Wayne/Pike Farm Bureau announced its 2014 Safety Poster and Essay Contest. This year’s theme is “Safer, Smarter on the Farm.” Four categories are available for entry.

Children four to six years old can color a pre-printed picture of a cow in front of a barn. This coloring page can be downloaded at www.pfb.com/safetycontests. Youth aged seven to 12 can design a poster no larger than eight and a half by 11 inches. The poster must contain a slogan of 10 words or less that addresses the safer, smarter theme. The essay contest is open to students 13 to 18 years old. Essays should be between 200 and 300 words. The final category, also open to students 13 to 18, is designing an original website. It must be created online at www.pafb.org/contest. The directions will be posted there.

All contest rules and directions are posted at www.pfb.com/safetycontests. Entries must be received by May 1; mail to Wayne/Pike Farm Bureau Safety Contest, 622 Torrey Rd., Honesdale, PA 18431.