Friend of Conservation

Image


The Iowa LICA Friend of Conservation was awarded to Tim Recker at the annual convention in January. Tim has gone above and beyond assisting at the LICA Farm. His involvement at the farm ranges from showcasing several conservation practices and helping bring US Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue to the Farm for a tour and town hall meeting. Tim is always willing to lend a hand or lead a project. Thank you for all you do for Iowa LICA! Tim is on the left receiving the award from Iowa LICA member, Bruce Barnhart.

Shiny Shovel Award

Image


The Shiny Shovel Award was presented at the Iowa LICA annual convention in January and was given to a person who has given of themselves to Iowa LICA. The 2018 Award winner is Lori Keppler. In 2017, after Dan Rasmussen’s retirement, Lori stepped in as acting Executive Director. She continued in this position until a permanent replacement was found. Her contribution as Board Secretary has assisted in the continuity of the board. She has created and maintained the website and continues to assist with the Iowa LICA’s digital presence.