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Agriculture

Nominees sought for Ag Service Award

The Bureau County Farm Bureau, Bureau County Cattleman’s Association and supporters of Bureau County pork production are sponsoring the Agricultural Service Award. The purpose for this award is to provide an opportunity for Bureau County agricultural organizations and businesses to honor individuals who have given exemplary leadership and service to agriculture and farmers in Bureau County and beyond.

To qualify, a nominee must be a resident of Bureau County who has given exemplary leadership and service to agriculture in Bureau County and/or a broad segment of the region, state of nation. A nominee must have provided service to agriculture but may come from disciplines that serve other areas in addition to agriculture such as education, research, public relations, agribusiness, public affairs and other areas. Such individuals should also have a history of giving time and/or resources to promote the aims, programs and services of Bureau County agricultural organizations.

To make a nomination, contact the Farm Bureau office and pick up a nomination form. All nomination forms are due to the Bureau County Farm Bureau office by May 15.

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