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2022 NAU Country Photo Calendar Contest


Send us your farm photos for the 2022 NAU Country Photo Calendar contest! The theme for this edition is Farming in America. That means any farm-related photos, we want to see.

AgentsFarmers, Ranchers, NAU Country employees, and friends, please review the contest details, disclaimers, and photo submission requirements below. Submit up to five (5) of your photos with a signed Release Form to by 12:00 p.m. (CDT) on Thursday, September 9, 2021.  

After the submission window closes, we will post the photos that have met the printing and contest requirements to our Facebook page in a photo gallery and allow voting for the most liked photo. The most liked photo will be used on the cover of the 2022 NAU Country Photo Calendar.

Voting begins Friday, September 10, 2021, and ends at 12:00 p.m. (CDT) Thursday, September 16, 2021, on the NAU Country Facebook page

Photos that qualify will be entered into the contest, but not all photos will be chosen to be printed within the calendar. The cover winner will be notified via email right away. Other chosen photographs will be placed within the calendar and given printed recognition including the photographer's name, county, and state. These participants will be notified via email within two weeks following the contest. Participants whose photos are selected to be used within the calendar will receive a free calendar. Shipping dates are TBD.

Disclaimers – We will not accept or enter photos with minor children’s faces due to privacy concerns. All farm photos must be taken within the United States. Limit of five (5) photos allowed to be entered per person. Not all photos entered will be included in the final calendar. Any photos that do not meet requirements will not be entered into the contest. Photos received after the contest due date, will not be entered into the contest. Responses may be delayed, please only send photos that meet requirements. 

Photo Submission Requirements: 

  • You may submit up to five (5) total photo(s) taken in the United States only, withMiniCal2021 county, state, and season taken. Also include the photographer's name and email address.
  • Submit photos with a signed Release Form and send to
    • Download the Release Form HERE.
  • Meet theme and minimum size requirements of at least 12'' wide x 9'' tall at 300 dpi/3675 pixels wide x 2775 pixels tall (Landscape orientation, not Portrait please).
  • Meet photo submission deadline - Thursday, September 9, 2021, at 12:00 p.m (CDT).

Please note: If you are sending on behalf of someone, you must include the information required.

Unsure of how to determine photo size? Follow these steps!

Option 1:

  1. Open Windows Explorer on your computer (Press the Windows button windows-keyon the bottom bar and the "E" key at the same time on your keyboard).
  2. Navigate to the folder where your pictures are located. 
  3. Right click in the folder and choose “View”.
  4. Select “Details”.
  5. At the top of the window, you'll see Name, Date, Type, Size, (etc.), right click within that area.
  6. Choose “More”.
  7. Within the pop-up, scroll down and select “Dimensions”.

Option 2:

  1. Right click on the image.
  2. Select “Properties”.
  3. Select the “Details” tab.
  4. Scroll down and you'll see “Dimensions”.

We look forward to your participation! Just think, your photo may be hanging in all of our NAU Country Insurance Company and agency offices across the United States throughout the year 2022!


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