Sustainable Agriculture Achievement Award

Nominations are now being accepted for Practical Farmers of Iowa’s Sustainable Agriculture Achievement Award!

Doug Alert and Margaret Smith with pfi sustainable agriculture achievement award

Doug Alert and Margaret Smith pose with the 2019 Sustainable Agriculture Achievement Award after the award ceremony on Jan. 18, held during Practical Farmers’ 2019 annual conference.

Practical Farmers of Iowa gives this award annually to someone who has been most influential in creating healthy soil, healthy food, clean air, clean water, resilient farms and vibrant communities. PFI board members will choose the winner based on the nominations they receive.

The recipient will be recognized at Practical Farmers’ annual conference, January 17-18, in Ames.

**Please submit your nomination(s) by end of day on Friday, Nov. 29.**

View past recipients of this award

For questions on the nomination process, contact Sally Worley at (515) 232-5661 or

Nominees must be members of Practical Farmers of Iowa. If you’d like to nominate someone but aren’t sure if he or she is a member, we’re happy to check for you.