Ohio Farmer Renews Master Farmer Award

Use the attached form to nominate a deserving farmer you know today. Nominations due by Dec. 31, 2013.

In 1926 The Ohio Farmer joined some 20 other farm publications to honor the work of farmer in the state each year for their leading roles in agriculture, citizenship and good family living. Those chosen for the award have been recognized for their achievements in “Good Farming, Clear Thinking and Right Living.” The Ohio Master Farmer Award is a sincere effort to honor top Ohio farmers who have generously devoted their time and energy to building stronger communities and better agriculture.

Applications for this year’s awards must be received by Dec. 1 or earlier of the previous year. The awards are presented in March.

Supporting letters from the nominees pastor, county extension agent, banker, or other agricultural or civic leaders will strengthen the nomination. These letters will be forwarded to the judges for viewing.

Send completed nomination form and supporting letters to: Master Farmer Editor, Ohio Farmer, Suite 202, 117 West Main St., Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

The links below allow you to download the form in one of two versions - a Word document or an Adobe pdf file. Choose the one that works best for you.

Word Version

PDF Version