Ag Hall of Fame seeks nominations


Nominations are currently being sought for the 2019 Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame Award.

Qualifying recipients of the award would have made their major contribution in Ohio and have/had a long tenure in their field or endeavor, preferably 25 years or more, and would include one or both: a farmer or breeder who has made a major contribution to the land and the product hereof; someone who has worked in an agriculture-related activity or agri-business.

The 2019 Agricultural Hall of Fame awards will be presented at a dinner Aug. 19, 2019, at Ruihley Park Pavilion in Archbold. Past recipients of the award are also invited.

Individuals or organizations wanting to make nominations can obtain application forms by calling 419-337-9210, at www.fulton.osu.edu or at the Fulton County OSU Extension Office, 8770 State Highway 108, Suite A, in Wauseon. Completed nominations should be returned to the Extension office by July 10.

There will be a display of all Fulton County Agricultural Hall of Fame members at the Fulton County Fair. Pictures and biographies of the current year’s recipients are displayed in the foyer of the Robert Fulton Agriculture Center on State Route 108.