Conservation Legacy Awards Deadline Just Ahead

Kelly MarshallAg Group, ASA, Award

Conservation-Legacy-Awards1The deadline for submission for the Conservation Legacy Award is just ahead!  The applications must be filled out by September 15, 2016.

The Conservation Legacy Awards program showcases farm management practices of U.S. soybean producers that are both environmentally friendly and profitable. Three regional winners and one national winner will be selected. All U.S. soybean farmers are eligible to enter to win a Conservation Legacy Award. Entries are judged on soil management, water management, input management, farmstead protection and conservation and environmental management.

Winners will be selected from three regions – the Midwest, the Northeast and the South. One of these award recipients will be named the national winner during the American Soybean Association (ASA) Awards Banquet at Commodity Classic.

Winners will receive at trip for two Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas on March 2-4.  Winners will also be recognized at the American Soybean Association Awards Banquet during Commodity Classic.  Corn & Soybean digest will also feature the winners.

The Conservation Legacy Awards are sponsored by the ASA, BASF, Corn & Soybean Digest, Monsanto, the United Soybean Board/soybean checkoff and Valent.