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COUNTRY Financial® is a proud four-year Friend of the Market sponsor of the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Visit a COUNTRY Financial representative at the Market for giveaways and entertainment, including, canvas bags, activities for families, and a chance to win prizes.

2018 Bag Design Contest Theme

You've got a lot growing for you!

Entries are due by April 6, 2018.

Here's everything you need to get started. 

A Promotional Flyer

Spread the word with the contest flyer!

Contest Instructions

Bag contest instructions including theme, how to enter and the deadline for entries.

The Entry Form

The form students should fill out and attach to their entry.

Official Rules

Review all the official contest rules.

COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge

The date for our next Minneapolis COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge will be announced soon. Don't miss out on a mouth-watering experience watching local chefs go head-to-head!

2018 Winners and their Recipes

Todd Macdonald: Pressed Chicken with Corn Crema, Garlic Tomato Pickled Plums, Petite Herb Salad

Todd Macdonald, Executive Chef of Red Rabbit was the winner of the 2018 COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge at the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Check out the full recipe here!

Laura Bonicelli: Farm(er's Market) Soup

Laura Bonicelli, owner of Chef Bonicelli Kitchen took runner up in the 2018 COUNTRY Financial Chef Challenge at the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Her soup is a great meal for family dinner or for a date night at home! Find the recipe here.