Farmers and ranchers are encouraged to golf for free at the annual Ag Appreciation Golf Tournament on Monday, July 8, at the Sidney County Club.
The Sidney Area Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture's ag committee puts on the scramble that begins at 9 a.m. Registration starts at 7 a.m. Awards end the day at about 4 p.m.
For the 20th year, the tournament pairs businesses with farmers and ranchers for a day of fun and golf. Farmers and ranchers participate for free and businesses that sponsor the tournament, a team, or a hole, play a round with producers. Available Ag Appreciation Golf Tournament sponsorships include team sponsor ($200), food sponsor ($500), cart sponsor ($50) and prize donor. All sponsors receive lunch, name recognition on signage and event marketing.
Participants register by submitting the slip found in their LYREC statements and at local banks, visiting sidneymt.com, calling the Sidney Chamber at 433-1916, or e-mailing email@example.com the following information: Name, phone number, golfing average (if possible), and if you will bring your own golf cart. Golfers must be 21 years old or older to take part in the tournament.