West Virginia Farm Bureau - News Release

Farming Families Sought for 2018 Farming Heritage Award

Released - June 22, 2018

Are you, or do you know a family who contributes to the community, acts as role models, dedicates time to efficient agricultural production and has maintained the upkeep of their farm through generations? If so, this family could be chosen for the Farming Heritage Award, sponsored by West Virginia Farm Bureau and the State Fair of West Virginia.

The winning family will be honored at the State Fair on August 16th during an award luncheon held in their honor. They will also receive overnight accommodations, free Fair admission and preferred parking, and a Natural Stone Sign signifying the honor and engraved with the family's name. A photo and brief biography of the family will also be put on display during the Fair.

Nomination forms may be completed by family members or by someone who wants to recommend a family for consideration. All entries must be postmarked by Friday, July 6th. Nomination forms are available at www.wvfarm.org; by calling Joan Harman @ 800-398-4630 x. 306; emailing joanh@wvfarm.org; calling Kelly Collins @ 304-645-1090 or emailing kellyt@statefairofwv.com.

Download Nomination Form

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