The contest is open students in 5th, 6th & 7th grades, whose parents or legal guardians are TCT Association members. The topic of the contest is:

“Kansas, Proud to Feed the World!”

The winners will be announced on Kansas Day, January 29th on TCTTV Channel 2 and on TCT’s Social Media Pages, and video interviews with the winners will be shown on Channel 2 the week of Kansas Day, January 29 – February 4. Videos will also be posted to TCT’s social media pages.

To enter, participants must submit an official entry form, along with a typed copy of their poem and/or a JPEG file of their photo to TCT by Monday, January 23, 2017.

ENTRY FORM ks-poem-and-photo-form-2017-fillable

Participants may email their entries to:, or mail entries to:

TCT, PO Box 299, Council Grove, KS 66846, attn: Angie.

They may also drop off their entries at either the Council Grove or Abilene Solutions Center. TCT will contact the winners on Wednesday, January 27, 2017 to arrange a time to film them reading their poems and discussing their photos.

For more information contact Angie at 800.362.2576/620.767.5153 or