Deadline Approaching for 2012 Crop Nutrient Deficiency Photo Contest

Published online: Nov 08, 2012
The International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) would like to remind all interested in crop production and research that December 11, 2012 (5 pm EST), is the deadline for entries in the annual IPNI contest for photos showing nutrient deficiencies in crops.

This global competition to encourage field observation and increase understanding of crop nutrient deficiencies offers a grand prize of USD 200 for the best overall photo, plus awards of first place (USD 150) and second place (USD 75) in each of four nutrient categories, viz., N, P, K, and other (secondary and micronutrients). An individual can submit an entry for each of these four categories. Preference is given to original photos with as much supporting/verification data as possible. Winners will be notified in January 2013 and results will be publicly announced at our web site (

Entries can only be submitted electronically to the contest website:

For questions or additional information, contact: Dr. Harmandeep Singh Khurana, International Plant Nutrition Institute, 102 - 411 Downey Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 4L8, Canada; email:; phone: 306.652.3535 ext. 4; fax:306.664.8941