Have you got colouring-mad children at home? Well then, we’ve got just the answer: Colour the Countryside, Irish Country Living’s colouring competition, as seen on our front cover, edition 25 April.

First prize is having your coloured-in picture reprinted as the cover of Irish Country Living.

First, second and third prize winners will all receive an Irish Farmers Journal goody bag, including an Irish Farmers Journal mug, bag, bobble hat, rain poncho and flat cap.

Irish Country Living, Colour the Countryside is open to children aged 12 and under.

Entries are open until Sunday 10 May. Please submit your entry by filling the form below and uploading a picture of your finished cover. Alternatively, entries can be posted to:

Colour the Countryside,

The Irish Farmers Journal,

Irish Farm Centre,


Dublin 12.

If you're sending your entry in the post, please include the following information:

Child’s name.



Parent/guardian’s name.

Parent/guardian’s contact phone number.

Parent/guardian’s email address.

Please keep the paper copy of your entry. Feel free to share your pictures with us on social media using #ICLColourTheCountryside

You can download spare copies of the colouring sheet here.

You can read our terms & conditions here.