SWCD County Conservation Poster Contest Winners
Students from all of the Highland County Middle Schools were given an opportunity to design a poster with the theme “Life in the Soil: Dig Deeper" The posters were created on paper grocery bags donated by Hillsboro Kroger’s. The top three poster winners from each school received a Highland SWCD cinch bag donated by the Highland Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). Each of the top school posters were then judged for the overall top five county poster winners, which received cash awards during the Highland SWCD’s 77th Annual Meeting October 10th located at the Ponderosa Banquet Center in Hillsboro. The County posters cash awards are sponsored by the Highland County Farm Bureau.
>The 2019 County Conservation Poster contest winners are L-R: first place, Asher Faust from Lynchburg-Clay, second place, Kara Deatley from Bright Local, third place, Rylee Sowders from Fairfield, fourth place, Gavin Isaacs from Hillsboro and fifth place, Avery Murphy form Greenfield. Lee Walker (R) is representing Highland Farm Bureau as the award sponsor.