Applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Northeast Missouri Livestock Person of the Year.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Northeast Missouri Livestock Person of the Year. Applications are open to residents from any of the following counties in Northeast Missouri: Adair, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Linn, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Pike, Putnam, Randolph, Ralls, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby, or Sullivan.
The individual receiving this award must have made a significant contribution to the livestock industry in Northeast Missouri and/or beyond. Eligible applicants can be producers of livestock, agribusiness personnel, agency personnel, or agriculture researchers. Other parties who have been long-time supporters of the Northeast Missouri livestock industry will also be considered. The selected applicant will become a member of the Northeast Missouri Livestock Producers Hall of Fame and will be inducted at a ceremony at the Missouri Livestock Symposium to be held in Kirksville on Dec. 6 and 7.
Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. on May 1. Applications may be found at http://www.missourilivestock.com, at the Adair County Extension Center, 503 E. Northtown Road, Kirksville, MO or by calling (660) 665-9866.
For information call Garry Mathes at (660) 341-6625 or the Adair County Extension Center at (660) 665-9866.