SFA Seeking Farmer Emeritus, Distinguished Service Award Nominees

SFA is accepting nominations for the 2014 Farmer Emeritus and Distinguished Service awards, to be honored at the Leaders Breakfast at the SFA Annual Conference on Sat., Feb. 8, 2014, at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph, Minn.

The Farmer Emeritus award will be given to a farmer or farm family, currently farming or retired, that has dedicated many years to the advancement of sustainable farming in Minnesota.

The SFA Distinguished Service Award is for a farmer or non-farmer who has shown a high level of dedication, commitment, service and perseverance to supporting sustainable agriculture in Minnesota.

Email nominations to mary.hanks@state.mn.us or mail to Mary Hanks, 10500 295th St W, Northfield, MN 55057. The deadline for nominations is Jan. 17, 2014.

Click here to download the SFA Awards Nomination Form.

Past winners and more information is available on our SFA Awards page.