Nomination forms for the 2012 Fulton County Agriculture Hall of Fame award are available at the Fulton County Extension office, 8770 St. Rt. 108, Wauseon, 419-337-9210, or online at www.fulton.osu.edu. Deadline is July 15.
Qualified recipients include farmers or breeders who have made major contributions to the land and the product(s) of agriculture, or someone who has worked in an agriculture-related activity or agriculture business.
The nominee should have made a major contribution to Ohio agriculture and have/ had tenure in the field/endeavor for at least 25 years.
Individuals and organizations may nominate candidates for the award. Originated in 1983, it recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Fulton County agriculture and/or the county as a whole.
The award is presented during the 2012 Hall of Fame dinner in August.
Pictures and biographies of all Agriculture Hall of Fame awardees are displayed during the Fulton County Fair.