Nominations open for MO Agriculture Awards

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KBSI) – The Missouri Department of Agriculture is accepting nominations for the Missouri Agriculture Awards until Wednesday, Sept. 15.

The Missouri Agriculture Awards honor five individuals who strive to innovate their farm or ranch, give back to their communities, commit to land stewardship or stand as a great example for future generations.

This is part of the Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture in November.

Award categories include:

  • Missouri Farm Innovation
  • Missouri Agriculture Education Leader
  • Missouri Food Animal Veterinarian
  • Missouri Agriculture Volunteer Award
  • Missouri Agriculture Communicator

Nominations are due to the Department of Agriculture by Wednesday, Sept. 15.

Completed nomination forms may be submitted in three ways:

  1. through an online form at Agriculture.Mo.Gov/awards
  2. emailed to AgInfo@mda.mo.gov (subject line: Award Nomination)
  3. mailed to
    1. Missouri Department of Agriculture – Awards Nomination
      1616 Missouri Blvd., Jefferson City, MO, 65109

Click here for more information and to nominate someone.

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