The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium was one of four groups that was presented the Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Leader Awards at the Iowa Agriculture Leaders Dinner on March 6.
The award winners recognized were:
- Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium for Leadership in Collaboration
- Sarah Carlson with Practical Farmers of Iowa for Leadership in Conservation
- Myron and Ellen Kloubec, Kloubec Koi Farm in Amana for Leadership in Industry Development
- Wold Rim and Wheel of St. Ansgar for Innovation in Agriculture Manufacturing
The Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Leader Awards were created to recognize, honor and promote Iowa citizens, companies and organizations who have made significant contributions to Iowa’s agriculture industry. Those recognized have displayed leadership within the categories of Innovation, Conservation, Collaboration and Industry Development.