NCR-SARE seeks nominations for NCR-SARE Hero recognition

North Central Region — Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
Farm Forum

To bring awareness of, recognize, and pay tribute to those who have made significant contributions to sustainable agriculture in the North Central region, the North Central Region — Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) is accepting nominations for the “NCR-SARE Hero” recognition.

Recommendations received by the end of the day on March 20, 2019 will be considered for the 2019 recognition. The NCR-SARE Hero recognition will be announced in July 2019.

Coordinated by the NCR-SARE Alumni Organization, the recognition will acknowledge the leadership, vision, contributions, and impact that these heroes have made in the field of sustainable agriculture in the region. The NCR-SARE Hero Award recognizes individuals (living or deceased) who have:

  • Provided service to NCR-SARE and/or national SARE.
  • Shown leadership in sustainable agriculture locally and regionally.
  • Made lasting impacts to sustainability in the North Central region.

Nominations may be submitted by anyone. The official nomination form is available on the NCR-SARE website The NCR-SARE Alumni Heroes Committee will review and recommend candidates to the NCR-SARE Administrative Council. Applications received will be kept on file and retained for future consideration.