News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 7, 2012

Submit ‘Beyond the Fence’ award nominations now

News Release

---- — Nominations are now being accepted for the Beck’s Hybrids Beyond the Fence Awards, which honor individuals for their service and contributions to Indiana agriculture.

For the third year, the awards are sponsored by Beck’s Hybrids of Atlanta, Ind., in conjunction with the Indiana Soybean Alliance and the Indiana Corn Growers Association.

Applications will be accepted through Dec. 14.

This year, nominations are being sought for the following categories:

n Friend of Indiana Agriculture Award is for an individual who has made a contribution, but isn’t directly involved in agriculture.

n Agricultural Education Outreach Award is for an individual who has made a contribution through his/her role in Indiana agriculture education.

n Community Betterment Award is for a farmer whose contribution to the community has been seen through philanthropic, service, volunteerism and/or leadership projects.

n Ag Media Award is for an individual in media who has achieved excellence in reporting about Indiana agriculture.

Nomination forms can be found online at the links above or by visiting www.