This year unfortunately there will be no competitions, but hopefully they will resume in the next year.
Find below the winners of last year’s competition (2021)

Competition 1: Drawing Competition for Children

Wonderful drawings on sustainability and the microbiome.
Special congratulations to all the winners who received:
  • Junior Category (5-9 years old): The Gut Garden book by Katie Brosnan.
  • Senior Category (10-14 years old): The Gut Stuff book by Lisa and Alana MacFarlane.

Competition 2: Showcasing your Food Microbe Hobby

Thank you to all microbe enthusiasts for sharing with us via the hashtag #MicrobiomeChallenge how they are using microbes to contribute to a sustainable planet.
  • 1st place: Nefertiti (& her parrot) for their beautiful drawing celebrating World Microbiome Day.
  • Runner-up: The Kitchen Apothecary and her goat milk kefir chia breakfast pot.
  • Runner-up: Bijayanta Sircar and his fermented juice of Mustard seed cake.