(Online Ceremony – September 24, 2021) The best and brightest agricultural journalists, broadcasters, communicators and photographers were honoured at the 2021 Canadian Farm Writers’ Federation (CFWF) Awards Ceremony, held on September 24, 2021, as an online event in conjunction with the CFWF “RiskyBusiness” conference.
Gold, silver and bronze awards were presented in 14 regular categories via Zoom.A total of 42 awards were presented with winners taking home cheques of $125,$100 and $75 for gold, silver and bronze respectively. In addition, 4 categories ‘of the year’ awards were presented with winners taking home cheques of $250. A Story of the year and Farm Writer of the Year awards were also awarded to winners walking away with $500 and $750 respectively.
Winners were chosen by 28 judges from across Canada, the United States and the UK. These judges included journalists, photographers, professors, farmers and communicators from different media and publications, and a mix of agricultural and non-agricultural backgrounds. Farm Writer of the Year andStory of the Year were chosen by a panel of 4 CFWF Senators.
CFWF (www.cfwf.ca) represents almost 350 English-speaking agricultural journalists, broadcasters and communicators from across Canada through six regional associations in Atlantic Canada, Eastern Canada, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia.
For more information, contact:
2021 CFWF Awards Administrator