|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 10, 2017|
Agenda Item #9
Jones Potato Farms Wins 2017 Grower Achievement Award
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Director, Parks and Natural Resources
Interim Director, Ag and Extension Division
Recognition of Jones Potato Farm, winner of the 2017 Grower Achievement Award.
On September 19, 2017, American Vegetable Grower magazine presented its prestigious Grower Achievement Award to Alan and Leslie Jones, owners of Parrish, FL-based Jones Potato Farm.
This national award is given annually to an operation that exemplifies the best of the national growing community. Criteria for the award are based on achievements and contributions in: innovative production practices; implementation of the latest technology; industry involvement and environmental stewardship; marketing efforts; and business management.
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