The 75th Annual Honor Banquet sponsored by the Red River Valley Development Association will be held on Saturday, March 16, beginning at Noon in Bede Ballroom on the University of Minnesota-Crookston campus. Tickets for the banquet are $15 from the Extension Regional Office in Crookston and can be reserved by calling 1-888-241-0781.
Individuals from northwest Minnesota will be honored as Valley Farmers and Homemakers for the good example they have set with their family life, community service, farming or agribusiness operations and their efforts to conserve natural resources. Funding for the Red River Valley Development Association is provided by the 14 counties in northwest Minnesota. This year's honored recipients for Polk County are Neal & Jolene Anderson of Fosston for East Polk, and Kevin & Patti Lien of Fisher for West Polk. The Northwest Minnesota Youth Leadership Awards will also be presented to several outstanding young adults from the area.
For more information, contact Deborah Zak at the Extension Regional Office at 218-281-8684, 1-888-241-0781 or email at email@example.com.