2022 Rice Consultant of the Year Nomination Form

Deadline: July 15, 2022

There are TWO ways to nominate.

Use the online form below or
download/print/scan and email or mail nomination.

Nominate an outstanding consultant for the Rice Consultant of the Year Award. It is helpful to include background information about the consultant and support letters from people who know him or her.

“Crop consultants are an indispensable component of the rice farming industry. The agronomic guidance and support they provide rice producers is invaluable,” says Clark Smith, product manager for rice herbicides, Corteva Agriscience.
 
“Corteva Agriscience remains committed to the Rice Consultant of the Year Award. We are honored to recognize the consultants who positively impact their local communities and help ensure the success of the rice industry for many years to come,” he says.

 

Sponsored by Corteva Agriscience and Rice Farming magazine, the award recognizes the dedication, leadership and innovation of this crucial segment of the Mid-South rice industry.

The RCOY Award recipient will:

  • Be featured in a four-page salute in the February 2023 Rice Farming magazine and honored at a special recognition event Feb. 23, 2023.
  • Receive a personalized Rice Consultant of the Year jacket.

The award recipient and nominator each will receive one night’s hotel stay and round-trip travel to the event.

Past Rice Consultant of the Year recipients:

  • 2017 RCOY — Robb Dedman — Rison, Arkansas
  • 2018 RCOY — Richard Costello — Oak Grove, Louisiana
  • 2019 RCOY — Cliff Mock — Alvin, Texas
  • 2020 RCOY — Amy Beth Dowdy — Dexter, Missouri
  • 2021 RCOY — BD Fontenot — Eunice, Louisiana

SPONSORED BY:

Corteva

Abbreviated Rules. No Purchase Necessary. Contest ends on 7/15/22 at 11:59:59 PM (CT). To enter, go to https://www.ricefarming.com/rcoy. Nominators must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and possess knowledge and/or experience in the rice farming industry. Entrants must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and serve as a rice consultant in the rice farming industry. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Corteva Agriscience, 9330 Zionsville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46268. To view complete rules, click here.

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  • 2022 RCOY Online Nomination Form

    We recommend you have the supporting documents ready to upload before filling out the nomination form below. Or, you may submit the support documents via U.S. mail or scan/email to Carroll Smith. For questions, contact her at 901-326-4443 or csmith@onegrower.com.

    U.S. mail: Carroll Smith, 7201 Eastern Ave., Germantown, TN 38138

    Scan/email: csmith@onegrower.com

  • Optionally, you may upload up to 3 consultant's background information/support letters below. Or you may simply scroll below to finish the nomination form without additional files.
  • Max. file size: 40 MB.
  • Max. file size: 40 MB.
  • Max. file size: 40 MB.