Employees Awarded for “Unlock the Secrets in the Soil”
NRCS recently honored three Indiana employees with a Conservation Legacy Award for their contributions to the agency’s national “Unlock the Secrets in the Soil” awareness and education campaign. Those recognized for their work include State Conservationist Jane Hardisty, State Soil Health Specialist Barry Fisher and State Public Affairs Specialist Becky Fletcher. Read more.
Arizona State Conservationist Receives Award
The Phoenix Business Journal recently celebrated their 14th annual “40 under 40” program. Among this year’s honorees was Arizona State Conservationist Keisha Tatem, who was selected out of 560 nominations. The Phoenix Business Journal describes this year’s honorees as, “dynamic leaders in their businesses, industries and communities.” Read more.
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