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Farm City Award Winners named PDF Print
Thursday, 01 November 2007 19:00

Watauga County’s Farm City Banquet was a place for winners last night, and here are some of the highlights.

Watauga High School Agriculture Educator Sarah Grim was awarded the Woman in Agriculture award. The Youth in Agriculture award went to Future Farms of America member Jessica Lawrence. The County Volunteerism Award was presented to Larry Woodrow and the Spirit of Farm-City Award went to Agnes and Robert Shipley. For a full list of winners, visit


Friend of Agriculture: John Gilliam


Woman in Agriculture: Sarah Grim


Youth in Agriculture: Jessica Lawrence


WCCTA Tree Farmer of the Year: David Tucker


WCCTA Past President's Award: Dale Cornett


Cattlemen's Award: Mitchell Gragg


Farm and Food Steward Award: Maverick Farm


Beekeepers' Award: Burton Moomaw


"Active at Work" Community Award: Appalachian Regional Health Care System




Family Living Division: Town and Country Extension Community Association


Diversity Area: Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture


Youth Division: Watauga FFA Chapter


Excellence in Community Development Award: Moutain Keepers


Excellence in Service Award: Rotary Club of Boone


Youth Volunteerism Award: Maya Losardo


County Volunteerism Award: Larry Woodrow


Soil Conservation District Farm Family of the Year: The Blake Brown Family Farm


Agri-Tourism Award: Apple Hill Farm


L.E. Tuckwiller Award: Green Valley School and Park Community


Spirit of Farm-City Award: Agnes D. and Robert G. Shipley




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