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Henry County Ag Hall of Fame

Published May. 13, 2013 | Discuss this article on Facebook

HALL OF FAME GUIDELINESPurpose of the Henry County Agriculture Hall of Fame is to recognize outstanding contributions by an individual to agriculture.  Annual awards to the Hall of Fame will honor men or women who have made outstanding contributions to agriculture. Recipients of the awards made in any year may not exceed four and the number of posthumous awards not to exceed one.

  1. Farmer or breeder- one who has made his major contribution from the land and the products thereof.
  2. Agriculture- Related activity- AgriBusiness

Number of awards made in any year may not exceed four and the number of posthumous awards not to exceed one.Recipients must have made their major contributions in Ohio, and should have had long tenure in their field of endeavor, preferably 25 years.Nominations may be made by any individual or organization in Ohio by completing a nomination form* and returning it to the Agriculture Hall of Fame Committee, Henry County Farm Bureau, PO Box 53099, Pettisville, OH 43553.All nominations must be submitted on a properly prepared form.  Such forms will be printed and available by contacting the Henry County Farm Bureau at 419-445-0723.Selection each year will be made by the Henry County Hall of Fame Committee. The decision of the judges shall be final, and to be completed by August 1 each year, or as designated by the Hall of Fame Committee.The Henry County Agriculture Hall of Fame Committee will cooperate with the Henry County Agriculture Society in arranging a suitable time, place and method for the awards presentation.The award shall be determined by the Hall of Fame Committee, with proper citation.

  • Following selection, the nomination forms will not be returned, unless requested.
  • Nominations may be re-submitted annually.

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