ABOUT THE PRIZE

Eight winners will receive a multi-day VIP experience for two that includes luxury-suite tickets to the Big Game at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Winners will also participate in a discussion with CHS leaders about how co-ops can continue providing championship level service.

US Bank Stadium

2018 VIP Super Bowl experience for two*

Thurs., Feb. 1

  • Afternoon “Chalk Talk” with CHS leaders
  • CHS dinner

Fri., Feb. 2

  • Bold North Festival events (such as Super Bowl Live and NFL Experience) at your leisure
  • CHS reception
  • Evening events at your leisure, such as St. Paul Winter Carnival Ice Palace

Sat., Feb. 3

  • Bold North Festival events (such as Super Bowl Live and NFL Experience) at your leisure
  • Taste of the NFL food and wine event with NFL players, culinary superstars, celebrities and entertainment

Sun., Feb. 4

  • Super Bowl Tailgate Party
  • Super Bowl LII

Mon., Feb. 5

  • Depart

*Includes airfare to Minneapolis and four nights’ stay at the Minneapolis Sheraton West across the street from Ridgedale Center

CHS is proud to be a member of the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee, which provides us with a high-profile opportunity to tell the story of agriculture and the cooperative system to help our owners grow.

CHS SKIN IN THE GAME ESSAY CONTEST

Thank you for submitting your entries! The contest is now closed. Winners will be notified in October.

Topic A

Tell us how your relationship with your cooperative(s) makes your farm or ranch stronger for the future.

Topic B

What does the “cooperative spirit” mean to you and your family, and why is it important to the future of your operation?

Topic C

Explain how your cooperative is essential to your community.

Topic D

What would you like your cooperative(s) to do in order to better serve your needs and those of future generations?

Submissions will be judged 75% on depth of thought and quality of insights shared on selected topic, and 25% on a demonstration of your connection with production agriculture and the cooperative system.