Nominees being sought for Ag Hall of Fame

BY THE TRI-CITY HERALDNovember 16, 2012 

The Pasco Chamber of Commerce is looking for nominations for the Mid-Columbia Ag Hall of Fame.

The deadline is Nov. 30.

The categories include: Pioneer Award, to someone who has had a significant influence on the development of agriculture; Agriculture Mentor Leadership Award to someone in ag-related youth programs and other areas who have influenced young people; Young AgriBusiness Person of the Year to someone who is involved in the community and has enhanced agribusiness through leadership or technology development and the Visionary Award, someone who has an extraordinary impact on agriculture in the region who is nominated and chosen by the Ag Hall of Fame committee.

Those chosen for the awards will be honored Jan. 17 at the Pasco Red Lion. Tickets are $65 in advance and $75 at the door. To RSVP, call 547-9755.

For more information and the nomination form, go to or

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