Requests have been coming in to announce the top five entries in the Ethanol video contest. Listed below are the titles and the submitting FFA Chapters.
Grand Prize: The Ethanol Equation Saranac FFA, Michigan
Runner Up: Where Does All the Money Go? Eastern York FFA , Pennsylvania
In no particular order, the remaining top five entries were
PH FFA Ethanol Video Patrick Henry FFA , Ohio
The Benefits of Ethanol Francis Scott Key FFA , Maryland
Ethanol Rocks! North Shelby FFA , Missouri
Once again, thank you to all the students and Chapters that participated in the New Holland Ethanol Video Contest.
Congratulations to Zane Swaggart and the Saranac FFA, Saranac, MI for submitting the winning entry, “The Ethanol Equation”, in the New Holland Ethanol Video Contest. This video was judged the best among the video entries submitted from across the nation. Honorable mention goes to the video “Where Does All The Money Go” from the Eastern York FFA (York, PA). Watch for the winning video in future promotional activities by New Holland and our partners.
Thank you and congratulations to the students who participated in the creation of the 34 videos for the New Holland Ethanol Video Contest.
Our panel of judges have reviewed the entries and have selected a winner and alternate. The producers of the winning video and the sponsors of the FFA chapter will be notified by the close of January 18, 2013.
After the winner has been notified check back here for links to the winning and top 5 videos. See if your project made the list.
Thank you again to everyone involved in making a video!
We hope you take advantage of the resources New Holland has provided on the site to help you with your creative adventure.
You can learn more about Ethanol by clicking on the American Ethanol/Learn More flag or the Growth Energy logo.
To learn more about New Holland Equipment, click on the New Holland logo
For production assets like Talent Releases, music cuts (you will need to know your FFA Chapter 6 digit ID #), entry form pdf, go to Directors Assets
We will post updates on the New Holland Facebook and Twitter ( #NHethanolvideo ) accounts [see the icons] as well as on this ‘Get the Latest’ tab
You can complete your entry form by downloading the entry form or (if you did the video without on camera talent and without partners) online. Remember all forms need to be submitted/postmarked by December 17, 2012.
You have an opportunity to learn about the ethanol industry in America; how it contributes to our way of life, our economy, our environment and yes, how it even affects our table. Most of all, what is the impact on your community and the farmers in your area. Use the learn more tabs to explore the resource links about New Holland, Growth Energy and American Ethanol.
Once you have done your research, create a 60 to 90 second video that tells the story you think best conveys the impact of ethanol in your community or the world! Be creative! Engage your friends! Once you’re done, post your video to YouTube and complete the entry form and any other forms (like the Talent Release) and submit them before the December 17, 2012 deadline.
Your video, along with the other video submissions will be reviewed by a panel from our partners, Growth Energy and RFD-TV and one lucky entrant will win a $5000 award for his/her FFA Chapter! The winning video, your name, picture and the Chapter name may be used in future New Holland marketing materials. Check out the official contest rules for all the details.
We hope to see your entry soon!