/* ----- Logo ----- */ #logo a { background-image:url('http://mediaawards.ie/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/foty17.png'); min-height:0; height:90px; } * html #logo a {/* IE6 png Support */ background-image: none; filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.AlphaImageLoader(src="http://mediaawards.ie/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/foty17.png", sizingMethod="crop"); } /* ----- Backgrounds ----- */ html{ background-image:url(http://mediaawards.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/download-ZURICH-e1485363574233.png); background-color:#003399; } #logo{ background-image:none; background-color:transparent; } #container, html.embed{ background-color:#FFFFFF; } .safari .wufoo input.file{ background:none; border:none; } .wufoo li.focused{ background-color:#FFF7C0; } .wufoo .instruct{ background-color:#F5F5F5; } /* ----- Borders ----- */ #container{ border:5px solid #003399; } .wufoo .info, .wufoo .paging-context{ border-bottom:1px dotted #cccccc; } .wufoo .section h3, .wufoo .captcha, #payment .paging-context{ border-top:1px dotted #cccccc; } .wufoo input.text, .wufoo textarea.textarea{ } .wufoo .instruct{ border:1px solid #E6E6E6; } .fixed .info{ border-bottom:none; } .wufoo li.section.scrollText{ border-color:#dedede; } /* ----- Typography ----- */ .wufoo .info h2{ font-size:160%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#000000; } .wufoo .info div{ font-size:95%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#444444; } .wufoo .section h3{ font-size:110%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#000000; } .wufoo .section div{ font-size:85%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#444444; } .wufoo label.desc, .wufoo legend.desc{ font-size:95%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:bold; color:#444444; } .wufoo label.choice{ font-size:100%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#444444; } .wufoo input.text, .wufoo textarea.textarea, .wufoo input.file, .wufoo select.select{ font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#333333; font-size:100%; } {* Custom Fonts Break Dropdown Selection in IE *} .wufoo input.text, .wufoo textarea.textarea, .wufoo input.file{ font-family:inherit; } .wufoo li div, .wufoo li span, .wufoo li div label, .wufoo li span label{ font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } .safari .wufoo input.file{ /* Webkit */ font-size:100%; font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } .wufoo .instruct small{ font-size:80%; font-family:inherit; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; color:#444444; } .altInstruct small, li.leftHalf small, li.rightHalf small, li.leftThird small, li.middleThird small, li.rightThird small, .iphone small{ color:#444444 !important; } /* ----- Button Styles ----- */ .wufoo input.btTxt{ } /* ----- Highlight Styles ----- */ .wufoo li.focused label.desc, .wufoo li.focused legend.desc, .wufoo li.focused div, .wufoo li.focused span, .wufoo li.focused div label, .wufoo li.focused span label, .safari .wufoo li.focused input.file{ color:#000000; } /* ----- Confirmation ----- */ .confirm h2{ font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } a.powertiny b, a.powertiny em{ color:#1a1a1a !important; } .embed a.powertiny b, .embed a.powertiny em{ color:#1a1a1a !important; } /* ----- Pagination ----- */ .pgStyle1 var, .pgStyle2 var, .pgStyle2 em, .page1 .pgStyle2 var, .pgStyle1 b, .wufoo .buttons .marker{ font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } .pgStyle1 var, .pgStyle2 td{ border:1px solid #cccccc; } .pgStyle1 .done var{ background:#cccccc; } .pgStyle1 .selected var, .pgStyle2 var, .pgStyle2 var em{ background:#FFF7C0; color:#000000; } .pgStyle1 .selected var{ border:1px solid #e6dead; } /* Likert Backgrounds */ .likert table{ background-color:#FFFFFF; } .likert thead td, .likert thead th{ background-color:#e6e6e6; } .likert tbody tr.alt td, .likert tbody tr.alt th{ background-color:#f5f5f5; } /* Likert Borders */ .likert table, .likert th, .likert td{ border-color:#dedede; } .likert td{ border-left:1px solid #cccccc; } /* Likert Typography */ .likert caption, .likert thead td, .likert tbody th label{ color:#444444; font-family:inherit; } .likert tbody td label{ color:#575757; font-family:inherit; } .likert caption, .likert tbody th label{ font-size:95%; } /* Likert Hover */ .likert tbody tr:hover td, .likert tbody tr:hover th, .likert tbody tr:hover label{ background-color:#FFF7C0; color:#000000; } .likert tbody tr:hover td{ border-left:1px solid #ccc69a; } /* ----- Running Total ----- */ .wufoo #lola{ background:#e6e6e6; } .wufoo #lola tbody td{ border-bottom:1px solid #cccccc; } .wufoo #lola{ font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } .wufoo #lola tfoot th{ color:#696969; } /* ----- Report Styles ----- */ .wufoo .wfo_graph h3{ font-size:95%; font-family:inherit; color:#444444; } .wfo_txt, .wfo_graph h4{ color:#444444; } .wufoo .footer h4{ color:#000000; } .wufoo .footer span{ color:#444444; } /* ----- Number Widget ----- */ .wfo_number{ background-color:#f5f5f5; border-color:#dedede; } .wfo_number strong, .wfo_number em{ color:#000000; } /* ----- Chart Widget Border and Background Colors ----- */ #widget, #widget body{ background:#FFFFFF; } .fcNav a.show{ background-color:#FFFFFF; border-color:#cccccc; } .fc table{ border-left:1px solid #dedede; } .fc thead th, .fc .more th{ background-color:#dedede !important; border-right:1px solid #cccccc !important; } .fc tbody td, .fc tbody th, .fc tfoot th, .fc tfoot td{ background-color:#FFFFFF; border-right:1px solid #cccccc; border-bottom:1px solid #dedede; } .fc tbody tr.alt td, .fc tbody tr.alt th, .fc tbody td.alt{ background-color:#f5f5f5; } /* ----- Chart Widget Typography Colors ----- */ .fc caption, .fcNav, .fcNav a{ color:#444444; } .fc tfoot, .fc thead th, .fc tbody th div, .fc tbody td.count, .fc .cards tbody td a, .fc td.percent var, .fc .timestamp span{ color:#000000; } .fc .indent .count{ color:#4b4b4b; } .fc .cards tbody td a span{ color:#7d7d7d; } /* ----- Chart Widget Hover Colors ----- */ .fc tbody tr:hover td, .fc tbody tr:hover th, .fc tfoot tr:hover td, .fc tfoot tr:hover th{ background-color:#FFF7C0; } .fc tbody tr:hover th div, .fc tbody tr:hover td, .fc tbody tr:hover var, .fc tfoot tr:hover th div, .fc tfoot tr:hover td, .fc tfoot tr:hover var{ color:#000000; } /* ----- Payment Summary ----- */ .invoice thead th, .invoice tbody th, .invoice tbody td, .invoice tfoot th, .invoice .total, .invoice tfoot .last th, .invoice tfoot .last td, .invoice tfoot th, .invoice tfoot td{ border-color:#dedede; } .invoice thead th, .wufoo .checkNotice{ background:#f5f5f5; } .invoice th, .invoice td{ color:#000000; } #ppSection, #ccSection{ border-bottom:1px dotted #cccccc; } #shipSection, #invoiceSection{ border-top:1px dotted #cccccc; } /* Drop Shadows */ /* - - - Local Fonts - - - */ /* - - - Responsive - - - */ @media only screen and (max-width: 480px) { html{ background-color:#FFFFFF; } a.powertiny b, a.powertin em{ color:#1a1a1a !important; } } /* - - - Custom Theme - - - */



Who can enter?

  • Anyone who works in farming on the Island of Ireland.
  • Please note that past winners are not eligible to enter the competition. 
FOTY LOGO 2017.png

Why enter?

  • Share in a Prize Fund of over €16,000

  • National exposure in Ireland's top selling daily newspaper, the Irish Independent, and their 13 regional papers. 

  • Online exposure through FarmerOfTheYear.ie, Independent.ie, Farm Ireland and our extensive social media channels. 

  • Prestige of being recognised as the best in your business.

Entry Process

  • Round 1: Entries are accepted through our online system.
  • Entries close for Round One on October 1st 2018
  • Round One: Successful entrants will be asked to submit further information for Round Two.
  • Shortlist announced in The Farming Independent.
  • Shortlisted finalists will be contacted by a judging team to arrange a site visit to their farm for Round Three.
  • Category winners will be announced at an awards ceremony and black tie dinner on November 1st 2018 in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone.