Fulton Soil & Water awards 12.16

The Fulton Fulton Soil & Water Conservation District Board presented its top three awards recently at the annual meeting.

The 2009 Cooperator of the Year Award, presented to Scott Aeschliman, honors the cooperator who puts into practice the best variety of conservation measures as evident when looking at his operation and property.  

The 2009 Booster of the Year Award was presented to Toby Hines of the Ohio Department of Transportation.

This award honors an individual or group that has greatly aided the Fulton Soil & Water Conservation District by promoting the District’s various programs. 

The 2009 Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) Award was presented to Mike Decant. The award honors a landowner who has implemented a variety of conservation practices within the CREP program.

An election at the meeting gave Mike Holland a three-year position on the five-member Board of Supervisors beginning Jan. 1.